Postsecondary Psychology Teacher Salary Information in Maine

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary psychology teachers in the state of Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary psychology teachers among Maine 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 Psychology Teachers in Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,280
25th Percentile Wage
$55,120
50th Percentile Wage
$71,290
75th Percentile Wage
$85,960
90th Percentile Wage
$113,920

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary psychology teachers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $113,920. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,290. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $43,280.

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 psychology 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 psychology teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201671,2903.44%20.77%
201568,8403.73%-
201466,27015.89%-
201355,740-1.33%-
201256,480--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary psychology teachers in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary psychology teachers in state of Maine ranges from $61,090 to $73,140. The highest paying area for postsecondary psychology teachers in Maine is Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $73,140. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Portland-South Portland-Biddeford (mean annual salary $63,760). The lowest paying area is Bangor with a median annual salary of $61,090.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$73,140
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$63,760
Bangor
$61,090


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