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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Philosophy and Religion Teachers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,740
25th Percentile Wage
$49,730
50th Percentile Wage
$69,240
75th Percentile Wage
$95,650
90th Percentile Wage
$131,270

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 $131,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,740.

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 philosophy and religion 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 philosophy and religion teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201669,2408.95%13.21%
201563,0402.74%-
201461,3105.43%-
201357,980-3.64%-
201260,090--

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 $54,110 to $75,500. The highest paying area for postsecondary philosophy and religion teachers in Texas is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown with a median annual salary of $75,500. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Dallas-Plano-Irving (mean annual salary $71,420). The lowest paying area is San Antonio-New Braunfels with a median annual salary of $54,110.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$75,500
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$71,420
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$69,940
Fort Worth-Arlington
$66,280
Abilene
$61,510
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$54,110


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