Postsecondary Computer Science Teacher Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary computer science teachers in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary computer science teachers among Pennsylvania 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,670
25th Percentile Wage
$51,470
50th Percentile Wage
$77,200
75th Percentile Wage
$103,480
90th Percentile Wage
$130,650

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary computer science teachers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $130,650. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34,670.

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 postsecondary computer science teachers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. 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 postsecondary computer science teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,200-3.72%7.59%
201580,0705.53%-
201475,6402.13%-
201374,0303.63%-
201271,340--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Computer Science Teachers in Pennsylvania Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary computer science teachers in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary computer science teachers in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $55,930 to $87,020. The highest paying area for postsecondary computer science teachers in Pennsylvania is Philadelphia with a median annual salary of $87,020. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Newark-Union (mean annual salary $81,940). The lowest paying area is York-Hanover with a median annual salary of $55,930.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Philadelphia
$87,020
Newark-Union
$81,940
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$81,920
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$78,590
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$77,960
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$77,520
Lancaster
$75,610
Pittsburgh
$75,100
Reading
$73,220
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$72,890
York-Hanover
$55,930


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