The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education teachers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education teachers in Lexington-Fayette is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$35,470|
|25th Percentile Wage||$42,100|
|50th Percentile Wage||$50,410|
|75th Percentile Wage||$69,030|
|90th Percentile Wage||$98,080|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education teachers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,470.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education teachers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||1-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $50,410 in Lexington-Fayette is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education teachers in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in Lexington-Fayette is 30.7 percent (30.7%) lower than that in the highest paying West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area and 3.5 percent (3.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Louisville-Jefferson County|| |
|East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |
|South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area|| |