Postsecondary Education Teacher Salary Information in Michigan

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary education teachers in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary education teachers amongst Michigan 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,290
25th Percentile Wage
$43,460
50th Percentile Wage
$65,980
75th Percentile Wage
$90,030
90th Percentile Wage
$120,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education teachers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23,290.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,980
-5.02% 5.00%
2016
$69,290
3.98% -
2015
$66,530
2.22% -
2014
$65,050
-0.60% -
2013
$65,440
4.22% -
2012
$62,680
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in state of Michigan ranges from $53,670 to $76,290. The highest paying area for postsecondary education teachers in Michigan is Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn with a median annual salary of $76,290. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Detroit-Warren-Livonia (mean annual salary $72,000). The lowest paying area is South Bend-Mishawaka with a median annual salary of $53,670.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$76,290
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$72,000
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$69,320
Lansing-East Lansing
$69,130
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$61,420
Ann Arbor
$61,160
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$59,940
South Bend-Mishawaka
$53,670




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