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Postsecondary Education Teacher Salary Information in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education teachers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education teachers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Education Teachers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,470
25th Percentile Wage
$42,640
50th Percentile Wage
$48,650
75th Percentile Wage
$59,960
90th Percentile Wage
$73,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education teachers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $73,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,650
-2.22% -15.35%
2016
$49,730
-9.29% -
2015
$54,350
-5.13% -
2014
$57,140
-0.32% -
2013
$57,320
2.09% -
2012
$56,120
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Teacher Salary in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $48,650, South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education teachers in state of Kentucky, following city of West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $72,730). Compared with the highest paying city West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 33.1 percent (33.1%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$72,730
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$70,460
Louisville-Jefferson County
$65,480
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$60,560
Evansville
$51,420
Lexington-Fayette
$50,410
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$48,650



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