Postsecondary Chemistry Teacher Salary Information in Maine

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary chemistry teachers in the state of Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers among Maine 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers in Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,490
25th Percentile Wage
$58,750
50th Percentile Wage
$74,230
75th Percentile Wage
$95,480
90th Percentile Wage
$121,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $121,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,490.

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

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

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,2300.88%-0.19%
201573,5803.59%-
201470,940-9.42%-
201377,6204.19%-
201274,370--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers in Maine Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in state of Maine ranges from $65,940 to $68,760. The highest paying area for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Maine is Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $68,760. The lowest paying area is Portland-South Portland-Biddeford with a median annual salary of $65,940.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$68,760
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$65,940


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