Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary english language and literature teachers among 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 English Language and Literature Teachers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,100
25th Percentile Wage
$43,180
50th Percentile Wage
$62,140
75th Percentile Wage
$87,810
90th Percentile Wage
$128,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $128,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,100.

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 english language and literature 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 english language and literature teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201662,1406.63%20.71%
201558,020-0.38%-
201458,2406.39%-
201354,5209.63%-
201249,270--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in state of Texas ranges from $47,280 to $73,130. The highest paying area for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Texas is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown with a median annual salary of $73,130. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $65,190). The lowest paying area is Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $47,280.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$73,130
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$65,190
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$63,030
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$61,410
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$60,770
Abilene
$59,650
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$59,490
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$59,230
Tyler
$55,650
Fort Worth-Arlington
$51,590
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$50,250
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$47,280



Related:

Highest paying cities for postsecondary english language and literature teachers

Highest paying industries for postsecondary english language and literature teachers.