Psychology Teacher

Psychology Teacher Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$72,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$72,000
Median 50%
$100,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Laboratory For Physical Sci
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Massachusetts
Average Experience Level
3.1 years
How much does a psychology teacher make?
Psychology Teachers in the US make on average $72,465 annually or $34.84 hourly. There is a huge gap between the top 10 percent earners and the bottom 10 percent earners -- about 48,000. The top 10 percent earn over $100,000, while the bottom 10 percent make less than $52,000 annually. Massachusetts, Maryland, Alaska, California, and Ohio are some of the states with the best Psychology Teacher salaries in the US. The typical tenure for a Psychology Teacher is 3.1 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Teacher
$46,754

Average Psychology Teacher Salary By Location

Across America, Psychology Teachers make on average $72,465 annually or $34.84 hourly. San Francisco, CA reports the highest Psychology Teacher salaries at $93,374 per year. The average starting salary in San Francisco, CA for Psychology Teachers is $57,000. Massachusetts, Maryland, Alaska, California, and Ohio are the highest paying states. Wyoming, Georgia, North Carolina, Florida, and Arizona have the lowest reported salaries for Psychology Teachers.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
1
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
$93,374
$93,374
2
2
Boston, MA
Boston, MA
$92,450
$92,450
3
3
Baltimore, MD
Baltimore, MD
$85,561
$85,561
4
4
Cleveland, OH
Cleveland, OH
$83,369
$83,369
5
5
New York, NY
New York, NY
$80,269
$80,269

Map of Psychology Teacher Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Psychology Teachers earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:
LowestHighest

Average Psychology Teacher Salary By Company

Psychology Teachers report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Psychology Teachers at Laboratory For Physical Sci and University of California Press report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like University Park or New York University, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Psychology Teachers.

Psychology Teacher Salary History

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

National Average
San Mateo, CA

Recently Added Psychology Teacher Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
University of Texas at Dallas
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
06/14/2017
$28,170
Southeast Mo State University
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
06/02/2017
$56,000
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
05/23/2017
$65,000
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
05/08/2017
$80,000
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
05/05/2017
$56,386
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
03/31/2017
$75,000
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
03/23/2017
$78,000
University of Utah
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
03/09/2017
$66,500
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
02/23/2017
$75,600
Wesleyan University
Psychology Teachers, Postsecondary
02/03/2017
$84,200
Show More