Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
The national average private school tuition is approximately $10,065 per year.
The private elementary school average is $7,379 per year and the private high school average is $13,334 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

State Average Tuition High Schools Elementary
Alaska $5,826 $5,043 n/a
Alabama $6,911 $7,532 $5,338
Arkansas $5,451 $6,876 $4,659
Arizona $10,100 $18,213 $5,593
California $12,109 $16,201 $9,968
Colorado $9,883 $11,575 $8,302
Connecticut $21,082 $29,103 $10,448
District of Columbia $21,745 $26,535 $16,424
Delaware $10,282 $11,076 $9,416
Florida $7,628 $8,718 $6,464
Georgia $9,668 $10,338 $8,530
Hawaii $10,909 $13,731 $7,099
Iowa $5,488 $10,183 $3,308
Idaho $5,533 $5,848 $5,183
Illinois $7,186 $10,772 $5,632
Indiana $6,081 $9,259 $4,375
Kansas $8,765 $11,041 $4,594
Kentucky $5,958 $7,047 $4,959
Louisiana $5,395 $6,073 $4,906
Massachusetts $19,555 $29,049 $11,847
Maryland $11,798 $15,103 $8,935
Maine $22,078 $28,949 $7,648
Michigan $6,594 $9,921 $4,399
Minnesota $6,327 $10,109 $4,015
Missouri $9,204 $12,510 $6,182
Mississippi $5,989 $6,921 $3,814
Montana $7,001 $5,599 $8,638
North Carolina $8,760 $9,371 $7,700
North Dakota $2,525 n/a n/a
Nebraska $3,849 $6,111 $2,978
New Hampshire $19,171 $27,453 $10,013
New Jersey $12,661 $18,060 $7,840
New Mexico $7,855 $10,238 $5,606
Nevada $8,969 $10,200 $8,012
New York $14,698 $20,132 $9,394
Ohio $6,140 $9,429 $4,348
Oklahoma $5,794 $6,897 $4,521
Oregon $7,823 $9,888 $6,299
Pennsylvania $10,048 $13,564 $7,100
Rhode Island $12,831 $22,560 $7,199
South Carolina $7,190 $6,035 $9,329
South Dakota $3,074 n/a $2,498
Tennessee $8,492 $8,835 $7,986
Texas $7,991 $9,023 $6,896
Utah $9,296 $10,872 $6,341
Virginia $12,388 $15,121 $9,353
Vermont $20,305 $36,114 $9,138
Washington $9,265 $10,385 $8,805
Wisconsin $4,210 $7,607 $3,191
West Virginia $4,820 $5,293 $3,638
Wyoming $8,725 n/a n/a
Did You Know?
The most expensive town for private school tuition is Palo Alto, CA with an average tuition of $26,743. The most expensive county for private school tuition is Litchfield County, CT with an average tuition of $43,996.