Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
The national average private school tuition is approximately $10,008 per year.
The private elementary school average is $7,355 per year and the private high school average is $13,248 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

State Average Tuition High Schools Elementary
Alaska $5,806 $5,009 n/a
Alabama $6,900 $7,533 $5,338
Arkansas $5,473 $6,663 $4,581
Arizona $10,165 $18,179 $5,628
California $12,047 $16,103 $9,903
Colorado $9,941 $11,571 $8,384
Connecticut $20,978 $29,769 $10,234
District of Columbia $21,855 $26,535 $16,005
Delaware $10,515 $11,076 $9,842
Florida $7,595 $8,657 $6,490
Georgia $9,539 $10,164 $8,515
Hawaii $10,873 $13,668 $7,099
Iowa $5,479 $10,183 $3,295
Idaho $5,467 $5,723 $5,183
Illinois $7,021 $10,425 $5,487
Indiana $6,081 $9,259 $4,375
Kansas $9,160 $11,041 $5,023
Kentucky $6,007 $7,175 $4,969
Louisiana $5,395 $6,073 $4,906
Massachusetts $19,556 $28,904 $11,858
Maryland $11,560 $14,778 $8,842
Maine $22,078 $28,949 $7,648
Michigan $6,580 $9,848 $4,516
Minnesota $6,332 $10,144 $4,073
Missouri $9,212 $12,448 $6,199
Mississippi $5,955 $6,911 $4,044
Montana $7,001 $5,599 $8,638
North Carolina $9,144 $9,894 $7,814
North Dakota $2,525 n/a n/a
Nebraska $3,740 n/a $2,898
New Hampshire $18,154 $25,911 $10,013
New Jersey $12,472 $17,854 $7,712
New Mexico $7,855 $10,238 $5,606
Nevada $8,969 $10,200 $8,012
New York $14,421 $19,708 $9,340
Ohio $6,104 $9,356 $4,348
Oklahoma $5,794 $6,897 $4,521
Oregon $7,651 $9,604 $6,276
Pennsylvania $9,924 $13,107 $7,089
Rhode Island $12,831 $22,560 $7,199
South Carolina $7,162 $6,015 $9,329
South Dakota $3,074 n/a $2,498
Tennessee $8,369 $8,775 $7,804
Texas $7,969 $9,012 $6,862
Utah $9,096 $10,473 $6,341
Virginia $12,379 $15,236 $9,164
Vermont $20,305 $36,114 $9,138
Washington $9,254 $10,431 $8,779
Wisconsin $4,244 $7,607 $3,236
West Virginia $6,149 $6,913 $3,705
Wyoming $8,558 n/a n/a
Did You Know?
The most expensive town for private school tuition is Palo Alto, CA with an average tuition of $26,737. The most expensive county for private school tuition is Litchfield County, CT with an average tuition of $43,996.