Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teacher Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers amongst 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 Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,230
25th Percentile Wage
$41,490
50th Percentile Wage
$59,880
75th Percentile Wage
$78,600
90th Percentile Wage
$102,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,230.

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 recreation and fitness studies 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 recreation and fitness studies teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,8800.00%13.81%
201559,8800.82%-
201459,3904.41%-
201356,7709.09%-
201251,610--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in state of Texas ranges from $48,540 to $67,820. The highest paying area for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in Texas is Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $67,820. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown (mean annual salary $67,650). The lowest paying area is McAllen-Edinburg-Mission with a median annual salary of $48,540.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$67,820
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$67,650
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$67,060
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$58,270
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$57,350
Fort Worth-Arlington
$55,450
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$49,750
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$48,980
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$48,540


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