Other Postsecondary Teacher Salary Information in Kentucky

The average annual and hourly salaries for other postsecondary teachers in the state of Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other postsecondary teachers amongst Kentucky metropolitan areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Other Postsecondary Teachers in Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,780
25th Percentile Wage
$33,820
50th Percentile Wage
$54,710
75th Percentile Wage
$74,610
90th Percentile Wage
$94,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other postsecondary teachers in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$54,710
-1.79% -6.07%
2016
$55,690
-0.13% -
2015
$55,760
8.72% -
2014
$50,900
-17.92% -
2013
$60,020
3.32% -
2012
$58,030
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Other Postsecondary Teachers in Kentucky Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in some Kentucky cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in state of Kentucky ranges from $44,230 to $59,780. The highest paying area for other postsecondary teachers in Kentucky is Louisville-Jefferson County with a median annual salary of $59,780. The second highest paying city/area in Kentucky State is West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $55,980). The lowest paying area is Lexington-Fayette with a median annual salary of $44,230.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$59,780
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$55,980
Evansville
$54,710
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$51,160
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$49,930
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$45,820
Bowling Green
$44,670
Lexington-Fayette
$44,230




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