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Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teacher Salary Information

The salary statistics of other postsecondary social sciences teachers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of other postsecondary social sciences teachers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The other postsecondary social sciences 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. Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teacher Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,110
25th Percentile Wage
$49,870
50th Percentile Wage
$70,740
75th Percentile Wage
$106,640
90th Percentile Wage
$166,830

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other postsecondary social sciences teachers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) other postsecondary social sciences teachers is $166,830. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37,110. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 349% 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 other postsecondary social sciences teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201670,7404.59%1.20%
201567,4903.22%-
201465,320-4.45%-
201368,230-2.43%-
201269,890--

Table 2. Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teacher Salary by Industry Sector

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

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Educational Services
$70,750

Table 3. Median Annual Wage of Other Postsecondary Social Sciences Teachers by States

From the above tables we note that not only other postsecondary social sciences 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 other postsecondary social sciences teachers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $41,970 to $83,970. The highest paying state for other postsecondary social sciences teachers is California with a median annual salary of $83,970. The lowest paying state is West Virginia with a median annual salary of $41,970. For more salary information of other postsecondary social sciences teachers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
California
$83,970
New York
$82,950
New Hampshire
$82,430
District of Columbia
$81,730
Maryland
$79,790
Michigan
$79,160
New Jersey
$76,910
Kentucky
$75,680
South Carolina
$75,680
North Carolina
$72,840
Oregon
$71,730
Virginia
$69,560
Florida
$69,200
Kansas
$69,030
Iowa
$68,740
Massachusetts
$68,520
Georgia
$64,010
Ohio
$62,190
Minnesota
$60,040
Alaska
$59,950
Washington
$59,930
Texas
$58,670
Pennsylvania
$56,960
Mississippi
$56,820
Missouri
$56,490
Alabama
$56,030
Puerto Rico
$55,310
Wisconsin
$54,770
Colorado
$53,370
Arkansas
$52,780
Montana
$51,570
Illinois
$46,820
Tennessee
$44,410
West Virginia
$41,970


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