Postsecondary History Teacher Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary history teachers in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary history teachers amongst Pennsylvania cities 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 History Teachers in Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,140
25th Percentile Wage
$53,660
50th Percentile Wage
$73,360
75th Percentile Wage
$96,780
90th Percentile Wage
$119,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary history teachers in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $119,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,140.

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 history 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 history teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201673,3601.68%0.16%
201572,1302.50%-
201470,330-5.33%-
201374,0801.13%-
201273,240--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary history teachers in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary history teachers in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $68,130 to $86,630. The highest paying area for postsecondary history teachers in Pennsylvania is Reading with a median annual salary of $86,630. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Harrisburg-Carlisle (mean annual salary $81,410). The lowest paying area is Pittsburgh with a median annual salary of $68,130.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Reading
$86,630
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$81,410
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$78,030
Newark-Union
$77,050
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$76,410
Lancaster
$73,090
Philadelphia
$72,270
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$70,950
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$70,610
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$69,980
Pittsburgh
$68,130


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