Postsecondary Communications Teacher Salary Information in Michigan

The average annual salaries for postsecondary communications teachers in the state of Michigan are shown in Table 1. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary communications teachers amongst Michigan metropolitan areas is shown in Table 2. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2018 and published in April 2019 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual Salary of Postsecondary Communications Teachers in Michigan (2018 Survey)

Percentile bracketAverage annual salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22,340
25th Percentile Wage
$43,050
50th Percentile Wage
$70,980
75th Percentile Wage
$96,330
90th Percentile Wage
$123,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary communications teachers in Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22,340.

Median salary trend (2012 to 2018)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary communications teachers from 2012 to 2018.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth6-Year Growth
2018
$70,980
5.58% -9.59%
2017
$67,020
1.85% -
2016
$65,780
5.26% -
2015
$62,320
-7.28% -
2014
$66,860
-14.34% -
2013
$76,450
-1.75% -
2012
$77,790
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Communications Teachers in Michigan Cities (2018 Survey)

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary communications teachers in some Michigan cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary communications teachers in state of Michigan ranges from $51,160 to $101,270. The highest paying area for postsecondary communications teachers in Michigan is Ann Arbor with a median annual salary of $101,270. The second highest paying city/area in Michigan State is Lansing-East Lansing (mean annual salary $88,700). The lowest paying area is Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $51,160.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ann Arbor
$101,270
Lansing-East Lansing
$88,700
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$71,780
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$69,050
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$64,940
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$59,310
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$51,160




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