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Postsecondary Engineering and Architecture Teacher Salary Information

The salary statistics of postsecondary engineering and architecture teachers are shown in Table 1. The average hourly salary of postsecondary engineering and architecture teachers in the United States is shown in Table 2. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of postsecondary engineering and architecture teachers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The postsecondary engineering and architecture 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 Engineering and Architecture Teacher Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,940
25th Percentile Wage
$67,900
50th Percentile Wage
$94,720
75th Percentile Wage
$129,480
90th Percentile Wage
$174,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary engineering and architecture teachers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary engineering and architecture teachers is $174,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $94,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $46,940. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 271% 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 engineering and architecture teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201694,7203.28%6.25%
201591,6100.72%-
201490,9500.34%-
201390,6402.03%-
201288,800--

Table 2. Postsecondary Engineering and Architecture Teacher Salary by Industry Sector

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

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Educational Services
$94,730



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