Postsecondary Chemistry Teacher Salary Information in Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary chemistry teachers in the state of Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary chemistry teachers amongst Virginia areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers in Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,590
25th Percentile Wage
$41,260
50th Percentile Wage
$59,810
75th Percentile Wage
$82,780
90th Percentile Wage
$122,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $122,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $59,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,590.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201659,8101.92%-15.32%
201558,660-0.34%-
201458,860-14.71%-
201367,520-2.15%-
201268,970--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers in Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary chemistry teachers in state of Virginia ranges from $47,120 to $59,960. The highest paying area for postsecondary chemistry teachers in Virginia is Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News with a median annual salary of $59,960. The second highest paying city/area in Virginia State is Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford (mean annual salary $56,340). The lowest paying area is Richmond with a median annual salary of $47,120.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$59,960
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$56,340
Richmond
$47,120


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