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 $6,853 $5,064 $9,001
Alabama $7,042 $7,853 $5,117
Arizona $10,189 $17,875 $5,604
California $12,499 $17,250 $10,040
Colorado $10,040 $11,738 $8,416
Connecticut $22,082 $30,783 $10,548
Delaware $10,480 $11,370 $9,428
Florida $7,666 $8,693 $6,570
Georgia $9,796 $10,431 $8,712
Hawaii $11,149 $14,016 $7,600
Iowa $5,458 $10,183 $3,341
Idaho $5,586 $6,226 $5,010
Illinois $7,223 $10,823 $5,703
Indiana $6,275 $9,134 $4,461
Kansas $8,738 $11,054 $4,766
Kentucky $5,841 $6,782 $5,045
Louisiana $5,718 $6,413 $5,227
Massachusetts $20,027 $29,708 $11,453
Maryland $11,843 $15,497 $8,897
Maine $20,225 $25,942 $7,648
Michigan $6,611 $9,978 $4,335
Minnesota $6,376 $10,320 $4,143
Missouri $8,661 $11,847 $5,993
North Carolina $8,666 $9,065 $7,694
Nebraska $3,759 $6,111 $2,919
New Hampshire $20,615 $28,765 $10,341
New Jersey $12,839 $18,053 $8,237
New Mexico $7,910 $10,164 $5,779
Nevada $9,503 $10,650 $8,658
New York $14,667 $19,961 $9,413
Ohio $6,255 $9,236 $4,548
Oklahoma $5,853 $7,023 $4,683
Oregon $7,868 $9,690 $6,350
Pennsylvania $10,095 $13,346 $7,269
Rhode Island $13,129 $23,785 $7,269
South Carolina $7,201 $6,068 $9,383
Tennessee $8,422 $8,761 $7,930
Texas $8,161 $9,252 $6,998
Utah $9,375 $10,959 $6,403
Virginia $12,827 $15,404 $10,032
Vermont $20,347 $36,414 $8,969
Washington $9,373 $10,525 $8,877
Wisconsin $4,248 $7,832 $3,113
West Virginia $4,787 $5,279 $3,638
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