Middle School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary Information in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,630
25th Percentile Wage
$39,890
50th Percentile Wage
$50,100
75th Percentile Wage
$59,100
90th Percentile Wage
$64,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,100. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,630.

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
$50,100
-5.41% -23.07%
2016
$52,810
7.42% -
2015
$48,890
1.27% -
2014
$48,270
1.49% -
2013
$47,550
-29.67% -
2012
$61,660
- -

Table 3. Compare Middle School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area with Other New Mexico Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $50,100 in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in state of New Mexico. In comparison, the annual salary of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area is 19.3 percent (19.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Las Cruces and 1.0 percent (1.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Albuquerque.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Las Cruces
$62,050
Santa Fe
$58,940
Farmington
$53,240
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$52,940
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$51,280
Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$50,100
Albuquerque
$49,590



See also: Top paying jobs in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico.