Postsecondary Education Teacher Salary Information in West Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20,030
25th Percentile Wage
$37,730
50th Percentile Wage
$54,370
75th Percentile Wage
$68,590
90th Percentile Wage
$96,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education teachers in West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $96,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20,030.

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 education teachers in West 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 education teachers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201654,3703.81%4.89%
201552,3001.17%-
201451,690-2.32%-
201352,8902.23%-
201251,710--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in some West Virginia cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary education teachers in state of West Virginia ranges from $40,920 to $60,850. The highest paying area for postsecondary education teachers in West Virginia is Washington-Arlington-Alexandria with a median annual salary of $60,850. The second highest paying city/area in West Virginia State is North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $60,350). The lowest paying area is Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna with a median annual salary of $40,920.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$60,850
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$60,350
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$40,920


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