Physics Teacher, Postsecondary Salary

The average salary for a Physics Teacher, Postsecondary is $50,188 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$36,000 - $181,069
$36K
$50K
$180K
MEDIAN: $50,188
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$36,000 - $181,069  
   
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$36,241 - $179,855  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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Job Description for Physics Teacher, Postsecondary

Postsecondary physics teachers teach courses pertaining to the laws of matter and energy and instruct students on a wide range of physics-related topics.

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Physics Teacher, Postsecondary Tasks

  • Grade and asses student work, provide feedback and assistance.
  • Plan and teach classroom and lab curriculum.
  • Attend faculty and staff meetings.
  • Create and implement course objectives.

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Pay by Experience Level for Physics Teacher, Postsecondary

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Physics Teacher, Postsecondary

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%
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Experience Affects Physics Teacher, Postsecondary Salaries

Experienced
▲61%

Late-Career
▲44%

Mid-Career
▲19%

National Average
$50,000

Entry-Level
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
10%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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