Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary Information in Maine

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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,860
25th Percentile Wage
$34,830
50th Percentile Wage
$39,970
75th Percentile Wage
$49,750
90th Percentile Wage
$68,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $68,970. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,970. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,860.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.32
25th Percentile Wage
$16.75
50th Percentile Wage
$19.22
75th Percentile Wage
$23.92
90th Percentile Wage
$33.15

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $33.15. The median hourly salary is $19.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.32.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,970-11.23%7.61%
201544,4603.08%-
201443,0903.27%-
201341,68011.40%-
201236,930--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in some Maine cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in state of Maine ranges from $36,900 to $44,140. The highest paying area for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Maine is Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,140. The second highest paying city/area in Maine State is Bangor (mean annual salary $40,520). The lowest paying area is Portland-South Portland-Biddeford with a median annual salary of $36,900.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$44,140
Bangor
$40,520
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$36,900


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