How Much do College History Teachers Make in Tennessee?

Do college history teachers in Tennessee make a lot of money? What is the average pay for Tennessee college history teachers?

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, college history teachers in Tennessee earn an average of $74,340 a year.

This is 12% less than college history teachers nationwide, but it is 63% more than the typical Tennessee worker.

  • Latest wage data is for May 2019
  • Pre-tax earnings; Wages only - does not include benefits
Tennessee College History Teacher Wages by Percentile
Percentile Annually
90th $116,510
75th $84,190
50th $64,610
25th $49,580
10th $39,590
Tennessee College History Teachers Wages by Metro Area
  • Data is for the entire metro area, not just the city
Metro Area Annually
Jackson $61,630
Knoxville $63,060
Memphis $71,710
Nashville $94,000
Tennessee College History Teacher Wages by Year
Year Annually
2019 $74,340
2018 $73,040
2017 $67,660
2016 $65,910
2015 $58,060
2014 $53,220
2013 $51,830
2012 $49,400
2011 $54,500