The average annual and hourly salaries for other teachers and instructors in the state of South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of other teachers and instructors among South Dakota 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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$25,180|
|25th Percentile Wage||$28,410|
|50th Percentile Wage||$51,740|
|75th Percentile Wage||$61,620|
|90th Percentile Wage||$70,310|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for other teachers and instructors in South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $70,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25,180.
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of other teachers and instructors in some South Dakota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of other teachers and instructors in state of South Dakota ranges from $26,970 to $59,810. The highest paying area for other teachers and instructors in South Dakota is Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $59,810. The lowest paying area is Sioux Falls with a median annual salary of $26,970.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Sioux Falls|| |