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A person in an entry-level Physics Teachers, Postsecondary role with under one year of job experience can expect to make an average annual salary of $60,930. A Physics Teachers, Postsecondary candidate with 1-4 years of experience makes an average total salary of $74,730. A person in a mid-career Physics Teachers, Postsecondary role with 5-9 years of experience makes an average salary of $102,210 a year. Physics Teachers, Postsecondary with 10 or more years of experience make an average of $132,910. In their late career (over 20 years of experience), a person in a Physics Teachers, Postsecondary role’s annual salary averages $175,400 per year.
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While certifications are not required for every Physics Teachers, Postsecondary position, they can certainly increase your salary and lead to an easier recruitment process when applying to enterprises that favor candidates with additional certifications.
The current Bureau of Labor Statistics states the salary is $102,210 higher than the national average for Physics Teachers, Postsecondary positions.
Yes, there is strong potential for promotion — either with an additional educational degree or with continued years of experience. There are a multitude of other positions Physics Teachers, Postsecondary roles that can advance both internally and with another company.