Average Private School Tuition Cost (2015-2016)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
The national average private school tuition is approximately $9,582 per year.
The private elementary school average is $8,522 per year and the private high school average is $12,953 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2015-2016)

State
Average Tuition
High Schools
Elementary
Alaska $6,947 $5,236 $9,001
Alabama $6,319 $6,839 $5,117
Arizona $10,202 $17,611 $5,806
California $12,677 $17,537 $10,113
Colorado $10,222 $12,384 $8,061
Connecticut $22,370 $31,470 $11,527
Delaware $10,577 $11,550 $9,428
Florida $7,721 $8,709 $6,643
Georgia $9,839 $10,487 $8,703
Hawaii $11,155 $14,410 $7,124
Iowa $5,521 $10,331 $3,365
Idaho $5,496 $5,823 $5,133
Illinois $7,229 $10,608 $5,757
Indiana $6,338 $9,272 $4,548
Kansas $8,851 $11,233 $4,766
Kentucky $5,800 $6,761 $5,032
Louisiana $5,892 $6,413 $5,541
Massachusetts $20,225 $30,018 $11,346
Maryland $11,903 $15,629 $8,854
Maine $20,740 $26,690 $7,648
Michigan $6,603 $10,033 $4,327
Minnesota $6,433 $10,636 $4,119
Missouri $8,789 $11,971 $6,118
Montana $7,185 $6,400 $8,230
North Carolina $8,777 $9,173 $7,878
Nebraska $3,718 $6,111 $2,970
New Hampshire $20,391 $27,724 $10,424
New Jersey $13,007 $18,234 $8,389
New Mexico $7,871 $10,375 $5,717
Nevada $9,778 $10,743 $9,103
New York $14,719 $20,122 $9,395
Ohio $6,097 $8,817 $4,566
Oklahoma $5,723 $6,673 $4,706
Oregon $7,813 $9,464 $6,437
Pennsylvania $10,157 $13,535 $7,338
Rhode Island $13,116 $23,876 $7,479
South Carolina $7,212 $6,019 $9,427
Tennessee $8,430 $8,732 $8,007
Texas $8,348 $9,488 $7,108
Utah $9,049 $10,461 $6,403
Virginia $12,825 $15,488 $9,862
Vermont $20,389 $36,414 $8,939
Washington $9,381 $10,351 $8,972
Wisconsin $4,250 $7,841 $3,150
West Virginia $4,757 $5,204 $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 $44,641.