Postsecondary Nursing Instructor and Teacher Salary Information in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area 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 Nursing Instructors and Teachers in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,800
25th Percentile Wage
$66,380
50th Percentile Wage
$82,000
75th Percentile Wage
$99,340
90th Percentile Wage
$120,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,800.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2017
$82,000
5.35% 8.82%
2016
$77,610
-0.61% -
2015
$78,080
4.24% -
2014
$74,770
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Nursing Instructor and Teacher Salary in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $82,000, West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in state of Kentucky, followed by Louisville-Jefferson County (median annual salary $65,610). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary nursing instructors and teachers in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 20.0 percent (20.0%) higher than that in Louisville-Jefferson County.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$82,000
Louisville-Jefferson County
$65,610
Lexington-Fayette
$60,750
Evansville
$60,310
Bowling Green
$57,750
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$55,650
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$53,870
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$49,350



See also: Top paying jobs in West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.