Postsecondary Psychology Teacher Salary Information in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary psychology teachers in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary psychology teachers in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Psychology Teachers in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,290
25th Percentile Wage
$54,800
50th Percentile Wage
$69,300
75th Percentile Wage
$90,240
90th Percentile Wage
$117,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary psychology teachers in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $44,290.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,300
-5.54% 13.48%
2016
$73,140
4.53% -
2015
$69,830
2.42% -
2014
$68,140
8.78% -
2013
$62,160
3.54% -
2012
$59,960
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Psychology Teacher Salary in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area with Other Maine Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $69,300, Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for postsecondary psychology teachers in state of Maine, followed by Portland-South Portland-Biddeford (median annual salary $64,620). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary psychology teachers in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area is 6.8 percent (6.8%) higher than that in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$69,300
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$64,620
Bangor
$61,090



See also: Top paying jobs in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine.