Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teacher Salary Information in Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in the state of Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers in Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,840
25th Percentile Wage
$38,930
50th Percentile Wage
$53,410
75th Percentile Wage
$71,130
90th Percentile Wage
$98,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $53,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$53,410
1.74% -14.94%
2014
$52,480
-10.67% -
2013
$58,080
-5.70% -
2012
$61,390
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Recreation and Fitness Studies Teachers in Virginia Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in state of Virginia ranges from $51,850 to $59,250. The highest paying area for postsecondary recreation and fitness studies teachers in Virginia is Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $59,250. The second highest paying city/area in Virginia State is Harrisonburg (mean annual salary $56,370). The lowest paying area is Richmond with a median annual salary of $51,850.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$59,250
Harrisonburg
$56,370
Lynchburg
$54,770
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$53,180
Richmond
$51,850




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