Postsecondary Vocational Education Teacher Salary Information in Virginia

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary vocational education teachers in the state of Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary vocational education teachers amongst Virginia metropolitan 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 Vocational Education Teachers in Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,770
25th Percentile Wage
$39,930
50th Percentile Wage
$48,080
75th Percentile Wage
$57,920
90th Percentile Wage
$64,860

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $64,860. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,770.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.27
25th Percentile Wage
$19.20
50th Percentile Wage
$23.12
75th Percentile Wage
$27.84
90th Percentile Wage
$31.18

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $31.18. The median hourly salary is $23.12. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.27.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,080-0.02%2.00%
201548,0900.15%-
201448,0201.85%-
201347,1300.02%-
201247,120--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in some Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary vocational education teachers in state of Virginia ranges from $28,430 to $60,610. The highest paying area for postsecondary vocational education teachers in Virginia is Roanoke with a median annual salary of $60,610. The second highest paying city/area in Virginia State is Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol (mean annual salary $57,230). The lowest paying area is Lynchburg with a median annual salary of $28,430.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Roanoke
$60,610
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$57,230
Danville
$55,920
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$52,960
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$51,060
Richmond
$48,080
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$46,530
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$43,790
Lynchburg
$28,430


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