Postsecondary Biological Science Teacher Salary Information in Mississippi

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers in Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$38,570
25th Percentile Wage
$50,150
50th Percentile Wage
$65,950
75th Percentile Wage
$84,370
90th Percentile Wage
$114,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary biological science teachers in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $114,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,950. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,570.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary biological science teachers in Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201665,9506.20%18.80%
201561,8604.85%-
201458,860-0.24%-
201359,0009.24%-
201253,550--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers in Mississippi Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary biological science teachers in some Mississippi cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary biological science teachers in state of Mississippi ranges from $45,180 to $76,560. The highest paying area for postsecondary biological science teachers in Mississippi is Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $76,560. The second highest paying city/area in Mississippi State is Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $52,710). The lowest paying area is Jackson with a median annual salary of $45,180.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$76,560
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$52,710
Gulfport-Biloxi
$46,880
Jackson
$45,180


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