Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salary

The average pay for an Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education is $46,885 per year.

$31,441 - $70,011
$31K
$48K
$70K
MEDIAN: $47,834
10%
50%
90%

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$14.49 - $48.74
$14
$22
$49
MEDIAN: $22.48
10%
50%
90%

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$0$73K
Salary $31,441 - $70,011
Bonus $795 - $8,054
Profit Sharing $2,501
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,019 - $73,344
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 871
Hourly Data $0$60
Hourly Rate $14.49 - $48.74
Overtime $19.87 - $60.40
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $795 - $8,054
Profit Sharing $2,501
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$31,019 - $73,344
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 231

Job Description for Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

Postsecondary/higher education teachers work in colleges, technical schools, and universities to administer lectures, coursework, homework, tests, and other work to students. They may need to be available outside of class hours to help struggling students, and they may also craft a curriculum and lessons for the class based on local and national standards and those set by the school.

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Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Tasks

  • Prepare undergraduate and graduate level lectures.
  • Design, administer and grade examinations and other assessments.
  • Advise and assists students with office hours.

Common Career Paths for Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education


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Pay by Experience Level for Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

Pay by Experience for an Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education has a positive trend. An entry-level Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 327 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 267 salaries. An experienced Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 270 salaries. An Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 115 salaries.

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Key Stats for Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 143 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

▲11%

▲7%

▲1%

National Average
$48,000

▼10%

Skills That Affect Instructor, Postsecondary / Higher Education Salaries

Oral / Verbal Communication
▲6%

Graphic Design
▲6%

Research Analysis
▲4%

▲3%

Training Program Development
▼0%

National Average
$48,000


Public Speaking
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 143 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 25%