Salary for Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers

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Postsecondary biological science teachers work to ensure that students develop a comprehensive understanding of their subject by planning and delivering homework assignments, tests, and lectures. Additionally, these teachers may serve as guides to students completing internships, or graduate and undergraduate research. They are expected to hold office hours, and often conduct studies or scientific investigations. They must also publish their findings in peer-reviewed literature. A doctoral degree is strongly preferred in this field, although many Master's degree holders work in this occupation as well.

A Postsecondary Biological Science Teacher gets an average pay level ranging from 72000 - 108000 based on tenure and industry expertise. Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary will usually earn an average wage of Ninety Thousand Five Hundred dollars every year.

Biological Science Teachers, Postsecondary can expect the highest salaries in Texas, which has average wages of approximating $115170.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 23.60 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Biological Science Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $140,600
Educational Services $85,240
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $85,240
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $140,600