Philosophy Instructor

Philosophy Instructor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$56,000
$33,000
Min 10%
$56,000
Median 50%
$95,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
St. Olaf College
Highest Paying City
Porterville, CA
Highest Paying State
California
Average Experience Level
3.7 years
How much does a philosophy instructor make?
The national average salary for a Philosophy Instructor in the U.S. is $56,840 annually or $27.33 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 62,000. The top 10 percent earn over $95,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $33,000 annually. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. California, New Hampshire, Alaska, Rhode Island, and Maryland have the highest paying Philosophy Instructor jobs. The typical tenure for a Philosophy Instructor is 3.7 years.
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Average Philosophy Instructor Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Philosophy Instructor in the United States is $56,840 per year or $27.33 per hour. The top city when it comes to Philosophy Instructor salaries is Porterville, CA at $82,911 per year. The average starting salary in Porterville, CA for Philosophy Instructors is $39,000. California, New Hampshire, Alaska, Rhode Island, and Maryland are the top 5 highest earning states for Philosophy Instructors. The lowest earning states are Kansas, Louisiana, West Virginia, Colorado, and Oklahoma.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Porterville, CA
$82,911
2
New Brunswick, NJ
$56,303
3
Muskegon, MI
$54,992
4
Seattle, WA
$54,108
5
Moline, IL
$51,929

Average Philosophy Instructor Salary By Company

Like every industry, there is a range of salaries a Philosophy Instructor makes. Internet companies and Professional companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Philosophy Instructors are St. Olaf College and COCC. Also, companies like SC Department of Commerce and Austin Peay State University pay their Philosophy Instructors very well.

Average Philosophy Instructor Pay By Industry

Wages for Philosophy Instructors can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Education companies, Hospitality companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Philosophy Instructors. Education companies pay their Philosophy Instructors the highest wages, averaging $61,431 per year. Hospitality companies and Health Care companies pay well too, at $59,601 and $58,125, respectively. The types of companies that pay Philosophy Instructors the least are in the Non Profits industry, where the average annual salary is $52,819.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Education
$61,431
2
Hospitality
$59,601
3
Health Care
$58,125
4
Manufacturing
$55,749
5
Utilities
$55,496

Recently Added Philosophy Instructor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Kern Comunity College District
Philosophy Instructor
08/07/2019
$125,220
Kern Community College District
Philosophy Instructor
08/07/2019
$125,220
Kern Comunity College District
Philosophy Instructor
07/25/2019
$125,220
Kern Community College District
Philosophy Instructor
07/24/2019
$125,220