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 $7,010 $7,807 $5,117
Arizona $10,220 $17,904 $5,792
California $12,594 $17,401 $10,103
Colorado $10,204 $12,353 $8,056
Connecticut $22,025 $31,452 $10,549
Delaware $10,577 $11,550 $9,428
Florida $7,664 $8,644 $6,613
Georgia $9,736 $10,338 $8,689
Hawaii $11,126 $14,358 $7,124
Iowa $5,504 $10,331 $3,341
Idaho $5,496 $5,823 $5,133
Illinois $7,255 $10,793 $5,739
Indiana $6,308 $9,202 $4,508
Kansas $8,785 $11,129 $4,766
Kentucky $5,800 $6,761 $5,032
Louisiana $5,879 $6,413 $5,519
Massachusetts $20,136 $29,845 $11,334
Maryland $11,858 $15,675 $8,739
Maine $19,820 $25,616 $7,648
Michigan $6,616 $10,033 $4,347
Minnesota $6,521 $10,593 $4,195
Missouri $8,742 $11,875 $6,109
Montana $7,286 $6,422 $8,150
North Carolina $8,734 $9,111 $7,832
Nebraska $3,703 $6,111 $2,951
New Hampshire $20,578 $28,330 $10,424
New Jersey $12,933 $18,109 $8,415
New Mexico $7,888 $10,360 $5,762
Nevada $9,740 $10,650 $9,103
New York $14,689 $20,133 $9,363
Ohio $6,091 $8,798 $4,554
Oklahoma $5,865 $7,023 $4,706
Oregon $7,759 $9,475 $6,370
Pennsylvania $10,107 $13,500 $7,229
Rhode Island $13,056 $23,785 $7,436
South Carolina $7,173 $6,011 $9,371
Tennessee $8,341 $8,558 $8,030
Texas $8,278 $9,344 $7,118
Utah $9,049 $10,461 $6,403
Virginia $12,763 $15,230 $9,980
Vermont $20,389 $36,414 $8,939
Washington $9,348 $10,462 $8,871
Wisconsin $4,255 $7,841 $3,138
West Virginia $4,804 $5,304 $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 $43,451.