Postsecondary Economics Teacher Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary economics teachers in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary economics teachers amongst Massachusetts 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 Economics Teachers in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,360
25th Percentile Wage
$78,010
50th Percentile Wage
$113,100
75th Percentile Wage
$159,490
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary economics teachers in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $159,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $113,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $60,360.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$113,100
3.29% 13.80%
2016
$109,380
4.82% -
2015
$104,110
1.49% -
2014
$102,560
6.15% -
2013
$96,250
-1.29% -
2012
$97,490
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Economics Teachers in Massachusetts Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary economics teachers in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary economics teachers in state of Massachusetts ranges from $72,410 to $135,040. The highest paying area for postsecondary economics teachers in Massachusetts is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with a median annual salary of $135,040. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (mean annual salary $123,950). The lowest paying area is Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton with a median annual salary of $72,410.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$135,040
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$123,950
Springfield
$100,380
Worcester
$74,950
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$72,410




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