Postsecondary Education Teacher Salary Information in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education teachers in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education teachers in West 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 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,680
25th Percentile Wage
$55,410
50th Percentile Wage
$70,460
75th Percentile Wage
$81,920
90th Percentile Wage
$98,610

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education teachers in West 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 $98,610. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,680.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$70,460
3.14% 19.02%
2014
$68,250
15.00% -
2013
$58,010
1.64% -
2012
$57,060
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $70,460, West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education teachers in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $72,730). Compared with West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 3.1 percent (3.1%) 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



See also: Top paying jobs in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.