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Wages for English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary in TENNESSEE

Location Pay Period 2018
Low Median High
United States Hourly N/A N/A N/A
United States Yearly $37,180 $66,590 $135,020
Tennessee Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Tennessee Yearly $32,720 $52,120 $85,110
Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Chattanooga, TN-GA Metro Area Yearly $41,380 $54,450 $66,090
Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Clarksville, TN-KY Metro Area Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Cleveland, TN Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Cleveland, TN Metro Area Yearly N/A N/A N/A
East Tennessee Balance of State Hourly N/A N/A N/A
East Tennessee Balance of State Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Jackson, TN Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Jackson, TN Metro Area Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Johnson City, TN Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Johnson City, TN Metro Area Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, TN-VA Metro Area Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Knoxville, TN Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Knoxville, TN Metro Area Yearly $34,510 $46,820 $82,380
Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Memphis, TN-MS-AR Metro Area Yearly $34,840 $56,300 $77,610
Morristown, TN Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Morristown, TN Metro Area Yearly N/A N/A N/A
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area Hourly N/A N/A N/A
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, TN Metro Area Yearly $24,630 $55,580 $96,800
North Central Tennessee Balance of State Hourly N/A N/A N/A
North Central Tennessee Balance of State Yearly N/A N/A N/A
South Central Tennessee Balance of State Hourly N/A N/A N/A
South Central Tennessee Balance of State Yearly $33,160 $62,560 $113,940
West Tennessee Balance of State Hourly N/A N/A N/A
West Tennessee Balance of State Yearly $37,570 $51,180 $65,860


Occupation Description
English Language and Literature Teachers, Postsecondary

Teach courses in English language and literature, including linguistics and comparative literature. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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