Postsecondary History Teacher Salary Information in Texas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,130
25th Percentile Wage
$46,080
50th Percentile Wage
$66,440
75th Percentile Wage
$99,240
90th Percentile Wage
$147,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary history teachers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $147,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,440
1.37% 15.35%
2016
$65,530
9.86% -
2015
$59,070
-2.71% -
2014
$60,670
1.15% -
2013
$59,970
6.22% -
2012
$56,240
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary history teachers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary history teachers in state of Texas ranges from $44,550 to $82,830. The highest paying area for postsecondary history teachers in Texas is Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with a median annual salary of $82,830. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Tyler (mean annual salary $82,800). The lowest paying area is North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $44,550.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$82,830
Tyler
$82,800
El Paso
$80,000
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$75,790
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$74,300
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$68,630
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$67,220
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$65,500
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$62,900
Waco
$61,230
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$57,700
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$57,640
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$54,730
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$50,270
Fort Worth-Arlington
$49,090
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$44,550




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