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Postsecondary Business Teacher Salary Information

The salary statistics of postsecondary business teachers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of postsecondary business teachers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The postsecondary business teachers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1. Postsecondary Business Teacher Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,320
25th Percentile Wage
$50,680
50th Percentile Wage
$77,490
75th Percentile Wage
$121,750
90th Percentile Wage
$185,410

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary business teachers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary business teachers is $185,410. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $77,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,320. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 424% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary business teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,4902.74%4.94%
201575,3701.70%-
201474,090-1.39%-
201375,1201.94%-
201273,660--

Table 2. Postsecondary Business Teacher Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary business teachers in 1 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2.

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Educational Services
$77,490

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Postsecondary Business Teachers by States

From the above tables we note that not only postsecondary business teachers salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of postsecondary business teachers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $50,840 to $108,290. The highest paying state for postsecondary business teachers is Massachusetts with a median annual salary of $108,290. The lowest paying state is Kansas with a median annual salary of $50,840. For more salary information of postsecondary business teachers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
Massachusetts
$108,290
California
$103,820
Rhode Island
$102,520
New Hampshire
$100,720
Illinois
$96,690
Michigan
$96,370
North Dakota
$95,970
Iowa
$93,400
Maryland
$91,870
District of Columbia
$91,130
Hawaii
$90,390
New Jersey
$88,150
Texas
$87,340
Alaska
$86,830
Utah
$85,460
Florida
$84,450
Wisconsin
$84,370
New Mexico
$80,290
New York
$80,230
Kentucky
$78,130
Mississippi
$77,820
Indiana
$76,470
Alabama
$76,040
Nevada
$73,780
Idaho
$73,680
Colorado
$73,420
Connecticut
$73,030
Arizona
$73,000
Oregon
$72,880
Nebraska
$71,350
Maine
$70,810
South Carolina
$70,210
Minnesota
$70,200
Montana
$69,640
North Carolina
$68,910
Wyoming
$68,040
Ohio
$67,730
Missouri
$67,620
Pennsylvania
$67,300
West Virginia
$65,940
Georgia
$63,230
Arkansas
$63,200
Washington
$61,070
Tennessee
$60,360
Virginia
$59,370
South Dakota
$58,390
Vermont
$57,130
Louisiana
$53,510
Puerto Rico
$52,150
Oklahoma
$51,110
Kansas
$50,840


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