Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
The national average private school tuition is approximately $9,272 per year.
The private elementary school average is $8,225 per year and the private high school average is $12,511 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2014-2015)

State Average Tuition High Schools Elementary
Alaska $5,733 $5,009 n/a
Alabama $6,728 $7,481 $5,088
Arkansas $5,271 $6,197 $4,550
Arizona $9,713 $17,438 $5,523
California $11,863 $15,766 $9,775
Colorado $9,703 $11,081 $8,233
Connecticut $20,879 $29,579 $10,246
District of Columbia $21,824 $26,535 $15,936
Delaware $10,453 $11,076 $9,706
Florida $7,574 $8,679 $6,448
Georgia $9,397 $9,933 $8,550
Hawaii $10,681 $13,345 $7,084
Iowa $5,561 $10,183 $3,336
Idaho $5,467 $5,723 $5,183
Illinois $6,799 $9,730 $5,504
Indiana $6,032 $9,039 $4,357
Kansas $8,792 $11,041 $4,669
Kentucky $6,037 $7,303 $4,912
Louisiana $5,545 $6,355 $4,902
Massachusetts $19,739 $28,889 $12,194
Maryland $11,479 $14,659 $8,815
Maine $21,969 $28,801 $7,623
Michigan $6,392 $9,595 $4,461
Minnesota $6,493 $10,458 $4,025
Missouri $9,152 $12,504 $6,095
Mississippi $5,874 $6,790 $4,044
Montana $6,818 $5,599 $8,525
North Carolina $9,069 $9,953 $7,610
North Dakota $2,525 n/a n/a
Nebraska $3,786 n/a $3,022
New Hampshire $18,510 $27,015 $9,988
New Jersey $12,267 $17,710 $7,575
New Mexico $7,778 $9,955 $5,606
Nevada $8,969 $10,200 $8,012
New York $14,171 $19,376 $9,081
Ohio $6,108 $9,502 $4,482
Oklahoma $5,754 $6,822 $4,521
Oregon $7,785 $9,496 $6,512
Pennsylvania $9,962 $13,033 $7,109
Rhode Island $12,831 $22,560 $7,199
South Carolina $7,154 $6,007 $9,320
South Dakota $3,202 n/a $2,694
Tennessee $8,360 $8,752 $7,810
Texas $7,933 $8,956 $6,831
Utah $8,963 $10,473 $6,278
Virginia $12,077 $14,417 $9,101
Vermont $19,904 $35,166 $9,138
Washington $9,151 $10,218 $8,698
Wisconsin $4,206 $7,599 $3,213
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 $43,678.