Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary Information in Kentucky

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,320
25th Percentile Wage
$43,800
50th Percentile Wage
$49,330
75th Percentile Wage
$57,800
90th Percentile Wage
$64,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $49,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40,320.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$49,330
-1.30% 0.59%
2016
$49,970
2.92% -
2015
$48,510
2.37% -
2014
$47,360
-3.32% -
2013
$48,930
-0.22% -
2012
$49,040
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in some Kentucky cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in state of Kentucky ranges from $37,700 to $75,330. The highest paying area for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Kentucky is Evansville with a median annual salary of $75,330. The second highest paying city/area in Kentucky State is South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $53,570). The lowest paying area is Bowling Green with a median annual salary of $37,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Evansville
$75,330
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$53,570
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$51,200
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$50,300
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$49,070
Louisville-Jefferson County
$47,230
Lexington-Fayette
$47,140
Elizabethtown
$45,290
Owensboro
$45,180
Bowling Green
$37,700




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