Salary for Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers

Also known as:  Chemistry Professor, Inorganic Chemistry Professor, Organic Chemistry Professor, Physical Chemistry Professor, Phytochemistry Professor helps education professionals find better paying jobs across all specialties and locations.

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Chemistry teachers working at the postsecondary level have many responsibilities towards students. They prepare and deliver lectures, create and assign homeworks and exams, and guide graduate and undergraduate research projects and internships. In addition to their responsibilities towards students, these professionals may also conduct their own research and present findings at professional conferences and meetings. They are required a minimum of a Master's degree, but the majority of professionals in this field also have their doctorates in related disciplines.

A Postsecondary Chemistry Teacher will usually earn a wage that can range from 64000 - 96000 depending on the level of education. Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary can get a salary of Eighty Two Thousand Three Hundred dollars yearly.

Chemistry Teachers, Postsecondary can obtain the highest compensation in Massachusetts, where they earn average pay scales of just about $94590.

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The annual compensation for this career has gone up since 2004. Salaries have increased by an average of 29.46 percent nationwide in that time.
Postsecondary Chemistry Teachers tend to make the most in the following industries
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $89,350
Educational Services $79,750
In general, they earn less within the industries below
Educational Services $79,750
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services $89,350