Postsecondary Business Teacher Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary business teachers in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary business teachers among Tennessee 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Business Teachers in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19,240
25th Percentile Wage
$47,140
50th Percentile Wage
$68,500
75th Percentile Wage
$99,460
90th Percentile Wage
$123,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary business teachers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,500
11.88% 19.15%
2016
$60,360
-7.01% -
2015
$64,590
-1.75% -
2014
$65,720
8.31% -
2013
$60,260
8.10% -
2012
$55,380
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Business Teachers in Tennessee Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary business teachers in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary business teachers in state of Tennessee ranges from $19,380 to $87,070. The highest paying area for postsecondary business teachers in Tennessee is Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin with a median annual salary of $87,070. The second highest paying city/area in Tennessee State is Clarksville (mean annual salary $86,370). The lowest paying area is Cleveland with a median annual salary of $19,380.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$87,070
Clarksville
$86,370
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$76,070
Knoxville
$73,150
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$60,080
Jackson
$56,250
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$55,560
Chattanooga
$53,510
Memphis
$47,580
Cleveland
$19,380




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