Average Private School Tuition Cost (2015-2016)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
The national average private school tuition is approximately $9,518 per year.
The private elementary school average is $8,441 per year and the private high school average is $12,900 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2015-2016)

State
Average Tuition
High Schools
Elementary
Alaska $6,947 $5,236 $9,001
Alabama $6,941 $7,709 $5,117
Arizona $10,299 $17,875 $5,780
California $12,526 $17,387 $10,029
Colorado $9,997 $11,647 $8,420
Connecticut $22,199 $30,839 $10,746
Delaware $10,545 $11,491 $9,428
Florida $7,624 $8,605 $6,569
Georgia $9,773 $10,389 $8,712
Hawaii $11,171 $14,238 $7,030
Iowa $5,458 $10,183 $3,341
Idaho $5,586 $6,226 $5,010
Illinois $7,215 $10,742 $5,703
Indiana $6,275 $9,134 $4,461
Kansas $8,738 $11,054 $4,766
Kentucky $5,839 $6,848 $5,032
Louisiana $5,718 $6,413 $5,227
Massachusetts $20,075 $29,963 $11,322
Maryland $11,855 $15,558 $8,799
Maine $20,260 $25,993 $7,648
Michigan $6,620 $9,995 $4,340
Minnesota $6,415 $10,320 $4,206
Missouri $8,672 $11,847 $6,011
North Carolina $8,741 $9,065 $7,925
Nebraska $3,759 $6,111 $2,919
New Hampshire $20,486 $28,218 $10,355
New Jersey $12,875 $18,096 $8,266
New Mexico $7,910 $10,164 $5,779
Nevada $9,503 $10,650 $8,658
New York $14,674 $19,961 $9,428
Ohio $6,120 $8,894 $4,545
Oklahoma $5,853 $7,023 $4,683
Oregon $7,868 $9,690 $6,350
Pennsylvania $10,108 $13,346 $7,317
Rhode Island $13,129 $23,785 $7,269
South Carolina $7,201 $6,068 $9,383
Tennessee $8,426 $8,768 $7,930
Texas $8,184 $9,291 $7,003
Utah $9,328 $10,887 $6,403
Virginia $12,864 $15,432 $10,002
Vermont $20,347 $36,414 $8,969
Washington $9,406 $10,526 $8,923
Wisconsin $4,248 $7,832 $3,113
West Virginia $4,787 $5,279 $3,638
Did You Know?
The most expensive town for private school tuition is Palo Alto, CA with an average tuition of $28,702. The most expensive county for private school tuition is Litchfield County, CT with an average tuition of $46,943.