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Postsecondary Social Work Teacher Salary Information

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,790
25th Percentile Wage
$47,850
50th Percentile Wage
$64,370
75th Percentile Wage
$90,460
90th Percentile Wage
$131,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary social work teachers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary social work teachers is $131,190. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $64,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,790. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 288% 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 social work teachers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$64,370
0.53% 1.74%
2016
$64,030
1.00% -
2015
$63,390
1.50% -
2014
$62,440
-2.95% -
2013
$64,280
1.60% -
2012
$63,250
- -

Table 2. Postsecondary Social Work Teacher Salary by Industry Sector

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

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Educational Services
$64,370

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

From the above tables we note that not only postsecondary social work 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 social work teachers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $42,380 to $85,710. The highest paying state for postsecondary social work teachers is California with a median annual salary of $85,710. The lowest paying state is Oklahoma with a median annual salary of $42,380. For more salary information of postsecondary social work teachers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
California
$85,710
Maryland
$82,010
Connecticut
$77,780
Utah
$75,210
New York
$74,670
Delaware
$73,790
New Hampshire
$73,680
District of Columbia
$72,790
Massachusetts
$71,850
Kansas
$70,500
New Jersey
$69,810
Rhode Island
$69,160
Indiana
$68,200
Nevada
$68,080
Arizona
$67,640
Washington
$66,790
Missouri
$66,090
Florida
$65,580
Iowa
$65,080
Mississippi
$64,240
South Dakota
$63,440
Puerto Rico
$63,390
Louisiana
$63,190
Oregon
$62,850
North Carolina
$62,810
Alabama
$62,620
Minnesota
$62,330
Ohio
$62,170
North Dakota
$62,090
New Mexico
$61,830
South Carolina
$61,560
Georgia
$61,370
Michigan
$61,260
Arkansas
$60,640
Montana
$60,380
Idaho
$60,240
Texas
$59,550
Pennsylvania
$59,520
Colorado
$58,340
Kentucky
$58,250
Tennessee
$58,030
Nebraska
$56,220
Wisconsin
$55,720
Virginia
$55,580
West Virginia
$53,880
Maine
$53,490
Illinois
$49,220
Oklahoma
$42,380



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