Middle School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary Information in Missouri

The average annual and hourly salaries for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in the state of Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education amongst Missouri 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 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,860
25th Percentile Wage
$41,120
50th Percentile Wage
$48,850
75th Percentile Wage
$62,150
90th Percentile Wage
$78,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $78,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,860.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$48,850
0.43% 5.63%
2016
$48,640
-1.97% -
2015
$49,600
2.40% -
2014
$48,410
-0.78% -
2013
$48,790
5.51% -
2012
$46,100
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Missouri Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in some Missouri cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in state of Missouri ranges from $40,760 to $62,020. The highest paying area for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Missouri is Springfield with a median annual salary of $62,020. The second highest paying city/area in Missouri State is Jefferson City (mean annual salary $60,820). The lowest paying area is Joplin with a median annual salary of $40,760.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Springfield
$62,020
Jefferson City
$60,820
St Louis
$54,300
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$53,880
Kansas City
$53,050
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$47,660
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$45,020
Columbia
$44,990
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$44,740
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$44,660
Cape Girardeau-Jackson
$42,820
St Joseph
$42,020
Joplin
$40,760




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