Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in Michigan

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers in Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,190
25th Percentile Wage
$41,500
50th Percentile Wage
$63,420
75th Percentile Wage
$91,300
90th Percentile Wage
$115,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $115,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $63,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,190.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$63,420
-12.65% -11.15%
2016
$71,440
8.36% -
2015
$65,470
-2.02% -
2014
$66,790
-6.02% -
2013
$70,810
0.45% -
2012
$70,490
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers in Michigan Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in state of Michigan ranges from $50,070 to $87,190. The highest paying area for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Michigan is Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn with a median annual salary of $87,190. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Kalamazoo-Portage (mean annual salary $73,490). The lowest paying area is Grand Rapids-Wyoming with a median annual salary of $50,070.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$87,190
Kalamazoo-Portage
$73,490
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$68,260
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$64,100
South Bend-Mishawaka
$57,900
Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$56,880
Lansing-East Lansing
$56,450
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$53,640
Ann Arbor
$51,810
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$50,070




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