Postsecondary Economics Teacher Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary economics teachers in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary economics teachers among New York 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Economics Teachers in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$148,750
50th Percentile Wage
$109,420
25th Percentile Wage
$71,180
10th Percentile Wage
$47,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary economics teachers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $148,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $109,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $47,600.

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

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary economics teachers in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $109,420 1.14%
2013 $108,190 14.37%
2012 $94,600 5.92%
2011 $89,310 1.84%
2010 $87,700 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for postsecondary economics teachers in state of New York from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 24.77%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 14.37%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 5.92% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 1.84% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Postsecondary Economics Teacher Wage in New York vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Economics Teachers in New York Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary economics teachers in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary economics teachers in state of New York ranges from $54,270 to $146,390. The highest paying area for postsecondary economics teachers in New York is Ithaca with a median annual salary of $146,390. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-White Plains-Wayne (mean annual salary $128,000). The lowest paying area is Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $54,270.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ithaca
$146,390
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$128,000
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$121,810
Rochester
$110,380
Utica-Rome
$99,540
Syracuse
$99,120
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$92,150
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$90,000
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$83,970
Nassau-Suffolk
$79,730
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$54,270

Postsecondary Economics Teacher Salary by State

Alabama       Arizona       Arkansas       California       Colorado       Connecticut       D.C.       Florida       Georgia       Hawaii       Idaho       Illinois       Indiana       Iowa       Kansas       Kentucky       Louisiana       Maine       Maryland       Massachusetts       Michigan       Minnesota       Mississippi       Missouri       Montana       Nebraska       New Hampshire       New Jersey       New Mexico       New York       North Carolina       North Dakota       Ohio       Oklahoma       Oregon       Pennsylvania       Rhode Island       South Carolina       South Dakota       Tennessee       Texas       Utah       Vermont       Virginia       Washington       West Virginia       Wisconsin