The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$46,510|
|25th Percentile Wage||$65,810|
|50th Percentile Wage||$85,890|
|75th Percentile Wage||$118,720|
|90th Percentile Wage||$153,990|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $153,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,510.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $85,890 in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary chemistry teachers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington is 8.2 percent (8.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Philadelphia and 20.6 percent (20.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lancaster.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
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|Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area|| |