Postsecondary Geography Teacher Salary Information in Texas

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

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Geography Teachers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29,970
25th Percentile Wage
$54,770
50th Percentile Wage
$77,920
75th Percentile Wage
$103,770
90th Percentile Wage
$143,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary geography teachers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $143,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,920. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29,970.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$77,920
-2.40% 9.97%
2016
$79,790
7.33% -
2015
$73,940
2.52% -
2014
$72,080
2.15% -
2013
$70,530
0.54% -
2012
$70,150
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary geography teachers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary geography teachers in state of Texas ranges from $59,080 to $77,420. The highest paying area for postsecondary geography teachers in Texas is Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with a median annual salary of $77,420. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington (mean annual salary $69,930). The lowest paying area is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown with a median annual salary of $59,080.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$77,420
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$69,930
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$59,080




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