Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
The national average private school tuition is approximately $9,948 per year.
The private elementary school average is $7,291 per year and the private high school average is $13,175 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

State Average Tuition High Schools Elementary
Alaska $5,733 $5,009 n/a
Alabama $6,876 $7,517 $5,338
Arkansas $5,618 $6,663 $4,721
Arizona $10,149 $18,159 $5,615
California $11,921 $15,893 $9,780
Colorado $9,912 $11,546 $8,316
Connecticut $20,916 $29,645 $10,246
District of Columbia $21,824 $26,535 $15,936
Delaware $10,453 $11,076 $9,706
Florida $7,570 $8,656 $6,456
Georgia $9,463 $9,995 $8,593
Hawaii $10,866 $13,668 $7,084
Iowa $5,561 $10,183 $3,336
Idaho $5,467 $5,723 $5,183
Illinois $6,748 $9,730 $5,421
Indiana $6,064 $9,245 $4,357
Kansas $9,141 $11,041 $4,963
Kentucky $5,997 $7,257 $4,912
Louisiana $5,419 $6,073 $4,933
Massachusetts $19,637 $29,180 $11,778
Maryland $11,559 $14,753 $8,863
Maine $21,997 $28,842 $7,623
Michigan $6,531 $9,729 $4,560
Minnesota $6,322 $10,038 $4,070
Missouri $9,116 $12,504 $5,977
Mississippi $5,874 $6,790 $4,044
Montana $6,818 $5,599 $8,525
North Carolina $9,144 $10,040 $7,650
North Dakota $2,525 n/a n/a
Nebraska $3,737 n/a $2,899
New Hampshire $18,531 $27,057 $9,988
New Jersey $12,399 $17,710 $7,718
New Mexico $7,778 $9,955 $5,606
Nevada $8,969 $10,200 $8,012
New York $14,263 $19,517 $9,086
Ohio $6,057 $9,449 $4,331
Oklahoma $5,754 $6,822 $4,521
Oregon $7,757 $9,604 $6,395
Pennsylvania $9,890 $13,065 $6,944
Rhode Island $12,831 $22,560 $7,199
South Carolina $7,154 $6,007 $9,320
South Dakota $3,074 n/a $2,498
Tennessee $8,245 $8,650 $7,704
Texas $7,901 $8,892 $6,824
Utah $9,096 $10,473 $6,341
Virginia $12,362 $15,008 $9,158
Vermont $19,904 $35,166 $9,138
Washington $9,167 $10,269 $8,710
Wisconsin $4,239 $7,599 $3,232
West Virginia $6,035 $6,763 $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 $26,063. The most expensive county for private school tuition is Litchfield County, CT with an average tuition of $43,996.