Middle School Teacher, Except Special and Career/Technical Education Salary Information in Washington

The average annual and hourly salaries for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in the state of Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education among Washington cities 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 Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,160
25th Percentile Wage
$53,720
50th Percentile Wage
$65,110
75th Percentile Wage
$74,340
90th Percentile Wage
$79,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $79,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $44,160.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,110
1.63% 5.81%
2016
$64,050
1.81% -
2015
$62,890
0.37% -
2014
$62,660
1.24% -
2013
$61,880
0.89% -
2012
$61,330
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Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Middle School Teachers, Except Special and Career/Technical Education in Washington Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in some Washington cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in state of Washington ranges from $58,730 to $81,500. The highest paying area for middle school teachers, except special and career/technical education in Washington is Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro with a median annual salary of $81,500. The second highest paying city/area in Washington State is Spokane (mean annual salary $68,070). The lowest paying area is Lewiston with a median annual salary of $58,730.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$81,500
Spokane
$68,070
Bellingham
$66,890
Wenatchee-East Wenatchee
$66,450
Bremerton-Silverdale
$66,150
Olympia
$65,700
Tacoma
$65,660
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$65,580
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$65,170
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$65,000
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$64,030
Mount Vernon-Anacortes
$64,000
Yakima
$63,230
Longview
$62,320
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$61,520
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$60,850
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$59,260
Lewiston
$58,730




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