PHYSICS TEACHER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$60,000
$40,000
Min 10%
$60,000
Median 50%
$91,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
New York, NY
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.5 years
How much does a physics teacher make?
As a Physics Teacher in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $60,865 per year or $29.26 per hour. While the top 10 percent make over $91,000 per year, the bottom 10 percent make under $40,000. The most abundant employment opportunities for Physics Teachers are in Professional companies and Hospitality companies. New Jersey, Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, and Delaware are some of the states with the best Physics Teacher salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Physics Teacher is 3.5 years.
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Average Physics Teacher Salary By Company

Physics Teachers can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Employers that have the highest concentration of job opportunities for Physics Teachers are Professional companies and Hospitality companies. The two companies that report the highest salaries for Physics Teachers are California Institute of the Arts and University of Colorado Colorado Springs. Also, companies like University of Iowa and Willingboro Township Public Schools pay their Physics Teachers very well.

Average Physics Teacher Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Physics Teacher in the United States is $60,865 per year or $29.26 per hour. Physics Teachers make the most in New York, NY at about $66,868 per year. The New York, NY average entry-level salary for Physics Teachers is $38,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Physics Teacher salaries are New Jersey, Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island, and Delaware. The lowest earning states are Mississippi, Texas, Kentucky, Louisiana, and New Mexico.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
New York, NY
$66,868
2
Clifton, NJ
$66,628
3
Berkeley, CA
$66,430
4
Philadelphia, PA
$66,173
5
Amherst, MA
$65,007

Average Physics Teacher Salary By Industry

Physics Teacher salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Media companies, Professional companies, and Transportation companies pay higher-than-average wages for Physics Teachers. Media companies pay their Physics Teachers the highest wages, averaging $61,946 per year. Professional companies and Transportation companies pay well too, at $61,395 and $57,963, respectively. At $57,369, the average salary for Physics Teachers in the Hospitality industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Media
$61,946
2
Professional
$61,395
3
Transportation
$57,963
4
Hospitality
$57,369

RECENTLY ADDED Physics Teacher SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Think Together
Physics Teacher
10/28/2019
$40,436
10/06/2019
$87,654
Val Verde Unified
Physics Teacher
09/27/2019
$54,647
Sacramento City Unified
Physics Teacher
09/26/2019
$47,988
Think Together
Physics Teacher
09/23/2019
$40,436
09/12/2019
$54,262
Morgan Hill Unified
Physics Teacher
08/28/2019
$56,364
08/20/2019
$54,343
Synergy Academies
Physics Teacher
08/05/2019
$55,665
Val Verde Unified
Physics Teacher
08/02/2019
$54,647
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