Postsecondary Communications Teacher Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary communications teachers in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary communications teachers amongst Texas 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 Communications Teachers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17,800
25th Percentile Wage
$35,860
50th Percentile Wage
$59,030
75th Percentile Wage
$77,930
90th Percentile Wage
$104,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary communications teachers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $104,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17,800.

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 communications teachers in Texas 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 communications teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,0302.83%5.91%
201557,360-5.89%-
201460,7405.75%-
201357,2502.99%-
201255,540--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Communications Teachers in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary communications teachers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary communications teachers in state of Texas ranges from $40,660 to $70,670. The highest paying area for postsecondary communications teachers in Texas is Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood with a median annual salary of $70,670. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $68,700). The lowest paying area is Fort Worth-Arlington with a median annual salary of $40,660.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$70,670
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$68,700
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$63,350
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$62,890
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$60,390
Abilene
$57,890
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$55,170
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$52,190
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$51,870
Tyler
$46,960
Fort Worth-Arlington
$40,660


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