Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teacher and Instructor Salary Information in North Carolina

The average annual and hourly salaries for adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors in the state of North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors among North Carolina 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 Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors in North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,700
25th Percentile Wage
$36,430
50th Percentile Wage
$44,250
75th Percentile Wage
$52,840
90th Percentile Wage
$63,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors in North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $63,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$44,250
3.12% -1.85%
2016
$42,870
0.84% -
2015
$42,510
2.19% -
2014
$41,580
-3.49% -
2013
$43,030
-4.74% -
2012
$45,070
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Adult Basic and Secondary Education and Literacy Teachers and Instructors in North Carolina Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors in some North Carolina cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors in state of North Carolina ranges from $36,700 to $57,130. The highest paying area for adult basic and secondary education and literacy teachers and instructors in North Carolina is Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton with a median annual salary of $57,130. The second highest paying city/area in North Carolina State is Raleigh-Cary (mean annual salary $54,990). The lowest paying area is Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $36,700.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$57,130
Raleigh-Cary
$54,990
Asheville
$47,390
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$43,520
Greensboro-High Point
$43,130
Winston-Salem
$42,260
Greenville
$41,190
Wilmington
$41,180
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$41,020
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$40,990
Durham-Chapel Hill
$40,580
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$36,700




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