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 among 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Economics Teachers in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$170,400
50th Percentile Wage
$102,560
25th Percentile Wage
$70,770
10th Percentile Wage
$52,250

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 $170,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $102,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $52,250.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
10th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary economics teachers in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $102,560 6.56%
2013 $96,250 -1.27%
2012 $97,490 -0.67%
2011 $98,150 -1.46%
2010 $99,600 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for postsecondary economics teachers in state of Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 2.97%. We note that in 2013 the average salary decreased by -1.27%.We also see in both 2011 and 2012 the salaries had negtive growth.

Table 4. Average Postsecondary Economics Teacher Wage in Massachusetts vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Economics Teachers in Massachusetts Cities

Table 5 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 $82,270 to $135,590. The highest paying area for postsecondary economics teachers in Massachusetts is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with a median annual salary of $135,590. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Boston-Cambridge-Quincy (mean annual salary $117,490). The lowest paying area is Worcester with a median annual salary of $82,270.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$135,590
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$117,490
Worcester
$82,270

Postsecondary Economics Teacher Salary by State

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