The annual and hourly salary statistics of substitute teachers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of substitute teachers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$20,810|
|25th Percentile Wage||$23,170|
|50th Percentile Wage||$26,100|
|75th Percentile Wage||$28,700|
|90th Percentile Wage||$30,260|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for substitute teachers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $30,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $26,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $20,810.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of substitute teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $26,100, Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is the highest paying city for substitute teachers in state of Maine, followed by Lewiston-Auburn (median annual salary $23,170). In comparison, the median annual salary of substitute teachers in Portland-South Portland-Biddeford is 11.2 percent (11.2%) higher than that in Lewiston-Auburn.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Portland-South Portland-Biddeford|| |
|Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area|| |