Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in Newark-Union, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Newark-Union, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Newark-Union 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 Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teachers in Newark-Union, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,220
25th Percentile Wage
$58,580
50th Percentile Wage
$83,890
75th Percentile Wage
$129,560
90th Percentile Wage
$166,480

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Newark-Union, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,480. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,890. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$83,890
-11.46% 6.65%
2016
$93,500
9.22% -
2015
$84,880
11.95% -
2014
$74,740
-1.58% -
2013
$75,920
-3.15% -
2012
$78,310
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Foreign Language and Literature Teacher Salary in Newark-Union with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $83,890, Newark-Union is the highest paying city for postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in state of Pennsylvania, followed by Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington (median annual salary $76,250). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary foreign language and literature teachers in Newark-Union is 9.1 percent (9.1%) higher than that in Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$83,890
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$76,250
Philadelphia
$75,990
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$72,590
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$69,460
Reading
$69,240
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$68,420
Lancaster
$67,670
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$66,870
Pittsburgh
$66,080
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$65,310
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$65,160



See also: Top paying jobs in Newark-Union, Pennsylvania.