Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teacher Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers among Texas metropolitan areas 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 Philosophy and Religion Teachers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,620
25th Percentile Wage
$48,100
50th Percentile Wage
$68,210
75th Percentile Wage
$99,920
90th Percentile Wage
$142,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $142,390. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,210
-1.51% 11.90%
2016
$69,240
8.95% -
2015
$63,040
2.74% -
2014
$61,310
5.43% -
2013
$57,980
-3.64% -
2012
$60,090
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in state of Texas ranges from $52,470 to $78,450. The highest paying area for postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in Texas is North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $78,450. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown (mean annual salary $77,940). The lowest paying area is Central Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $52,470.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$78,450
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$77,940
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$71,420
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$70,740
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$69,940
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$61,760
Abilene
$61,510
El Paso
$59,330
Fort Worth-Arlington
$57,700
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$52,470




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