Postsecondary Political Science Teacher Salary Information in Indiana

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary political science teachers in the state of Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary political science teachers among Indiana cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Political Science Teachers in Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,660
25th Percentile Wage
$57,580
50th Percentile Wage
$76,060
75th Percentile Wage
$105,600
90th Percentile Wage
$163,240

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary political science teachers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $163,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $76,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $43,660.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary political science teachers in Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary political science teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201676,0600.21%9.53%
201575,9004.98%-
201472,120-1.34%-
201373,0905.86%-
201268,810--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Political Science Teachers in Indiana Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary political science teachers in some Indiana cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary political science teachers in state of Indiana ranges from $66,930 to $68,070. The highest paying area for postsecondary political science teachers in Indiana is Indianapolis-Carmel with a median annual salary of $68,070. The lowest paying area is Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $66,930.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Indianapolis-Carmel
$68,070
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$66,930


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