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Postsecondary Physics Teacher Salary in South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan

The annual salary statistics of postsecondary physics teachers in South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan is shown in Table 1. The wage statistics of postsecondary physics teachers in South Bend-Mishawaka is 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. Annual Salary of Postsecondary Physics Teachers in South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,670
25th Percentile Wage
$77,330
50th Percentile Wage
$105,540
75th Percentile Wage
$134,520
90th Percentile Wage
$166,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary physics teachers in South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,140. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $105,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,670.

Median salary trend

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary physics teachers from 2012 to 2015. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2018.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$105,540
9.59% 0.00%
2013
$95,420
-10.61% -
2012
$105,540
- -

Table 2. Compare Postsecondary Physics Teacher Salary in South Bend-Mishawaka with Other Michigan Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $105,540, South Bend-Mishawaka is the highest paying city for postsecondary physics teachers in state of Michigan, followed by Lansing-East Lansing (median annual salary $97,170). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary physics teachers in South Bend-Mishawaka is 7.9 percent (7.9%) higher than that in Lansing-East Lansing.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
South Bend-Mishawaka
$105,540
Lansing-East Lansing
$97,170
Ann Arbor
$96,040
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$93,840
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$91,690
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$84,280
Kalamazoo-Portage
$80,980



See also: Top paying jobs in South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan.