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 data 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [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
$35,820
25th Percentile Wage
$43,080
50th Percentile Wage
$52,810
75th Percentile Wage
$60,460
90th Percentile Wage
$73,820

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 $73,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,820.

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 middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico. 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 middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201652,8107.42%-16.76%
201548,8901.27%-
201448,2701.49%-
201347,550-29.67%-
201261,660--

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 $52,810 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 18.8 percent (18.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Las Cruces and 8.3 percent (8.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Albuquerque.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Las Cruces
$65,060
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$59,140
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$54,460
Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$52,810
Farmington
$49,840
Albuquerque
$48,450

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