Average Private School Tuition Cost (2017-2018)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
  • The national average private school tuition is approximately $10,302 per year.
  • The private elementary school average is $9,263 per year and the private high school average is $14,017 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2017-2018)

State
Average Tuition
High Schools
Elementary
Alaska$6,864$5,818$7,445
Alabama$7,245$7,587$6,341
Arkansas$5,607$6,670$4,190
Arizona$10,702$17,814$6,316
California$13,548$18,786$10,725
Colorado$10,675$13,710$8,089
Connecticut$24,275$31,689$14,418
Delaware$10,957$12,069$10,053
Florida$8,076$8,912$7,187
Georgia$10,460$11,448$8,713
Hawaii$11,866$14,248$8,238
Iowa$4,852$7,578$3,671
Idaho$6,186$6,770$5,369
Illinois$7,805$11,906$5,813
Indiana$6,581$10,107$4,805
Kansas$8,324$11,020$5,243
Kentucky$6,301$7,418$5,418
Louisiana$6,475$7,493$5,803
Massachusetts$20,609$31,277$11,466
Maryland$12,245$15,781$9,644
Maine$20,379$27,884$8,049
Michigan$6,777$10,394$4,421
Minnesota$6,681$11,043$4,218
Missouri$9,440$12,166$6,798
Mississippi$5,476$5,787$4,854
Montana$7,364$6,355$8,518
North Carolina$9,606$10,550$7,777
Nebraska$3,163n/a$2,572
New Hampshire$19,651$28,984$8,921
New Jersey$13,757$18,744$9,706
New Mexico$8,666$10,677$6,795
Nevada$9,765$11,198$8,708
New York$16,379$21,910$11,455
Ohio$6,394$9,196$4,743
Oklahoma$5,339$6,140$4,588
Oregon$8,604$11,434$6,776
Pennsylvania$11,028$14,559$7,841
Rhode Island$14,324$25,000$9,431
South Carolina$6,422$6,553$6,053
Tennessee$8,848$8,925$8,719
Texas$8,768$10,476$6,948
Utah$10,167$11,409$8,553
Virginia$13,500$15,879$10,890
Vermont$21,312$32,930$10,074
Washington$10,182$12,024$9,369
Wisconsin$4,368$8,178$3,133
West Virginia$4,686$5,304$3,242
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The most expensive town for private school tuition is New York, NY with an average tuition of $29,152. The most expensive county for private school tuition is Litchfield County, CT with an average tuition of $45,082.