Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teacher Salary Information in Richmond, Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Richmond, Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Richmond is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teachers in Richmond, Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,610
25th Percentile Wage
$41,300
50th Percentile Wage
$56,250
75th Percentile Wage
$73,490
90th Percentile Wage
$98,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Richmond, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $56,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,610.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$56,250
21.58% 2.19%
2016
$44,110
3.08% -
2015
$42,750
0.84% -
2014
$42,390
-27.39% -
2013
$54,000
-1.89% -
2012
$55,020
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary English Language and Literature Teacher Salary in Richmond with Other Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $56,250, Richmond is the second highest paying city for postsecondary english language and literature teachers in state of Virginia, following the highest paying city Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $58,540). Compared with Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary english language and literature teachers in Richmond is 3.9 percent (3.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$58,540
Richmond
$56,250
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$54,420
Lynchburg
$53,460
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$52,570
Roanoke
$49,840
Harrisonburg
$49,530
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$46,460
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$43,880
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$39,890



See also: Top paying jobs in Richmond, Virginia.