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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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1. Postsecondary Business Teacher Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,170
25th Percentile Wage
$53,150
50th Percentile Wage
$80,300
75th Percentile Wage
$125,780
90th Percentile Wage
$191,760

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 $191,760. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $80,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,170. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 415% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$80,300
3.50% 8.27%
2016
$77,490
2.74% -
2015
$75,370
1.70% -
2014
$74,090
-1.39% -
2013
$75,120
1.94% -
2012
$73,660
- -

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
$80,310

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 $53,030 to $111,310. The highest paying state for postsecondary business teachers is California with a median annual salary of $111,310. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $53,030. For more salary information of postsecondary business teachers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
California
$111,310
Rhode Island
$110,200
Massachusetts
$103,170
Maryland
$103,010
Iowa
$100,700
New Hampshire
$98,220
Michigan
$96,820
New Jersey
$94,140
District of Columbia
$94,130
Illinois
$89,570
Alaska
$89,210
Texas
$89,190
North Dakota
$87,970
Wisconsin
$87,010
Utah
$86,380
Mississippi
$82,630
Ohio
$82,030
Florida
$81,330
New Mexico
$80,600
Hawaii
$79,790
New York
$79,660
Connecticut
$79,220
Missouri
$78,410
Alabama
$78,370
Arizona
$78,100
Indiana
$76,470
Delaware
$76,420
Minnesota
$74,980
Oregon
$74,220
Idaho
$73,620
Montana
$72,830
Wyoming
$72,280
South Carolina
$72,120
Nebraska
$71,670
North Carolina
$71,460
Colorado
$70,970
Kentucky
$70,240
Pennsylvania
$69,830
Tennessee
$68,500
South Dakota
$67,580
Kansas
$67,390
Georgia
$65,840
West Virginia
$65,340
Washington
$63,160
Arkansas
$61,050
Nevada
$60,610
Maine
$59,840
Virginia
$59,370
Louisiana
$58,480
Vermont
$57,130
Oklahoma
$56,840
Puerto Rico
$53,030



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