Postsecondary Law Teacher Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary law teachers in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary law teachers among Tennessee 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 Law Teachers in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,030
25th Percentile Wage
$89,380
50th Percentile Wage
$121,570
75th Percentile Wage
$189,220
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary law teachers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $189,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $121,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $58,030.

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 law teachers in Tennessee 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 law teachers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2016121,570-8.09%8.34%
2015131,41014.76%-
2014112,0100.52%-
2013111,430--


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