Postsecondary Education Teacher Salary Information in New Jersey

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary education teachers in the state of New Jersey are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary education teachers amongst New Jersey 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 Education Teachers in New Jersey

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,410
25th Percentile Wage
$51,480
50th Percentile Wage
$74,010
75th Percentile Wage
$102,790
90th Percentile Wage
$163,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education teachers in New Jersey in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $163,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36,410.

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
$74,010
8.49% -1.95%
2016
$67,730
0.44% -
2015
$67,430
0.30% -
2014
$67,230
-5.04% -
2013
$70,620
-6.84% -
2012
$75,450
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in some New Jersey cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in state of New Jersey ranges from $64,550 to $75,750. The highest paying area for postsecondary education teachers in New Jersey is Trenton-Ewing with a median annual salary of $75,750. The second highest paying city/area in New Jersey State is Wilmington (mean annual salary $73,980). The lowest paying area is Edison-New Brunswick with a median annual salary of $64,550.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Trenton-Ewing
$75,750
Wilmington
$73,980
Camden
$69,080
Edison-New Brunswick
$64,550




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