Other Postsecondary Teacher Salary Information in Tennessee

The average annual and hourly salaries for other postsecondary teachers in the state of Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other postsecondary teachers amongst Tennessee 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 Other Postsecondary Teachers in Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$16,670
25th Percentile Wage
$18,880
50th Percentile Wage
$39,180
75th Percentile Wage
$58,780
90th Percentile Wage
$94,150

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other postsecondary teachers in Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $94,150. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $16,670.

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 other postsecondary 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 other postsecondary teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201639,180-39.48%-24.32%
201554,650-3.99%-
201456,830-0.46%-
201357,09014.68%-
201248,710--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in some Tennessee cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other postsecondary teachers in state of Tennessee ranges from $51,860 to $57,380. The highest paying area for other postsecondary teachers in Tennessee is Memphis with a median annual salary of $57,380. The lowest paying area is Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin with a median annual salary of $51,860.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$57,380
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$51,860



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