Physical Education Instructor

Physical Education Instructor Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$42,000
$32,000
Min 10%
$42,000
Median 50%
$55,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Major League Soccer
Highest Paying City
Newark, DE
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
4.2 years
How much does a physical education instructor make?
Physical Education Instructors in America make an average salary of $42,388 per year or $20.38 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $32,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $55,000. New Jersey, Connecticut, Delaware, Rhode Island, and New York have the highest paying Physical Education Instructor jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 4.2 years.

Average Physical Education Instructor Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Physical Education Instructor in the USA is $42,388 annually or $20.38 hourly. Physical Education Instructors make the most in Newark, DE at about $62,667 per year. Even an entry-level Physical Education Instructor makes $32,000 per year in Newark, DE. New Jersey, Connecticut, Delaware, Rhode Island, and New York are the states with the highest payscale for Physical Education Instructors. Wyoming, Colorado, and Montana have the lowest Physical Education Instructor salaries.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
Newark, DE
Newark, DE
$62,667
$62,667
2
2
Randolph, MA
Randolph, MA
$60,617
$60,617
3
3
Norfolk, VA
Norfolk, VA
$57,532
$57,532
4
4
Burlingame, CA
Burlingame, CA
$56,591
$56,591
5
5
Youngstown, OH
Youngstown, OH
$55,522
$55,522

Map of Physical Education Instructor Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Physical Education Instructors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Physical Education Instructor Salary By Company

Physical Education Instructors report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Major League Soccer and WYSU 88.5 FM are the best paying companies for Physical Education Instructors. Companies like Fresno City College and Nasc also report very competitive wages for Physical Education Instructors.

Average Physical Education Instructor Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Physical Education Instructor works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Utilities companies, Manufacturing companies, and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest salaries for Physical Education Instructors. Salaries for Physical Education Instructors in Utilities companies average $49,888 annually, while Manufacturing companies and Hospitality companies pay $49,030 and $43,602, respectively. The average salary for Physical Education Instructors in the Non Profits industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $39,272.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
1
Utilities
Utilities
$49,888
$49,888
2
2
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$49,030
$49,030
3
3
Hospitality
Hospitality
$43,602
$43,602
4
4
Education
Education
$42,217
$42,217
5
5
Non Profits
Non Profits
$39,272
$39,272

Physical Education Instructor Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
San Mateo, CA

Recently Added Physical Education Instructor Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Fresno City College
Physical Education Instructor
01/24/2020
$57,320
Fresno City College
Physical Education Instructor
12/21/2019
$57,320
Super Soccer Stars Coaching
Physical Education Instructor
12/16/2019
$37,566
Pueblo City Schools
Physical Education Instructor
11/19/2019
$38,000
Rocklin Academy Charter School
Physical Education Instructor
10/31/2019
$41,761
Physical Education Instructor
08/09/2019
$51,340
U.S. Air Force Academy
Physical Education Instructor
07/29/2019
$55,438
Rocklin Academy Charter School
Physical Education Instructor
07/24/2019
$45,935
Thomas Edison Charter Academy
Physical Education Instructor
07/22/2019
$61,000
U.S. Air Force Academy
Physical Education Instructor
06/20/2019
$79,110
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