Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
The national average private school tuition is approximately $10,152 per year.
The private elementary school average is $7,406 per year and the private high school average is $13,473 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

State
Average Tuition
High Schools
Elementary
Alaska $5,826 $5,043 n/a
Alabama $6,833 $7,555 $5,117
Arkansas $5,234 $6,097 $4,659
Arizona $10,081 $18,384 $5,469
California $12,290 $16,628 $9,998
Colorado $9,972 $11,654 $8,365
Connecticut $21,569 $29,716 $10,514
District of Columbia $23,090 $28,018 $17,067
Delaware $10,474 $11,370 $9,416
Florida $7,665 $8,750 $6,502
Georgia $9,741 $10,330 $8,720
Hawaii $10,991 $13,985 $7,099
Iowa $5,493 $10,183 $3,315
Idaho $5,586 $6,226 $5,010
Illinois $7,253 $10,767 $5,739
Indiana $6,209 $9,340 $4,408
Kansas $8,690 $11,191 $4,759
Kentucky $5,792 $6,654 $5,026
Louisiana $5,625 $6,413 $5,024
Massachusetts $19,955 $29,399 $12,017
Maryland $11,846 $15,304 $8,980
Maine $21,810 $28,247 $7,648
Michigan $6,652 $10,038 $4,392
Minnesota $6,347 $9,961 $4,091
Missouri $9,350 $12,975 $6,110
Mississippi $5,989 $6,921 $3,814
Montana $7,071 $5,729 $8,638
North Carolina $8,706 $9,204 $7,620
North Dakota $2,525 n/a n/a
Nebraska $3,723 $6,111 $2,870
New Hampshire $20,251 $28,893 $10,233
New Jersey $12,665 $17,917 $7,911
New Mexico $7,971 $10,317 $5,764
Nevada $8,994 $10,229 $8,034
New York $14,852 $20,448 $9,434
Ohio $6,155 $9,466 $4,335
Oklahoma $5,831 $7,121 $4,542
Oregon $7,907 $9,729 $6,440
Pennsylvania $9,943 $13,261 $7,146
Rhode Island $12,695 $22,560 $7,269
South Carolina $7,190 $6,035 $9,330
South Dakota $3,158 n/a $2,601
Tennessee $8,440 $8,925 $7,701
Texas $8,106 $9,220 $6,926
Utah $9,339 $10,938 $6,341
Virginia $12,444 $15,267 $9,399
Vermont $20,305 $36,114 $9,138
Washington $9,321 $10,460 $8,842
Wisconsin $4,225 $7,626 $3,205
West Virginia $4,820 $5,293 $3,638
Wyoming $11,925 n/a n/a
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