Average Private School Tuition Cost

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
  • The national average private school tuition is approximately $10,676 per year (2019-20).
  • The private elementary school average is $9,638 per year and the private high school average is $14,522 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2019-20)

State
Average Tuition
High Schools
Elementary
Alaska$7,028$6,118$7,533
Alabama$7,241$7,622$6,378
Arkansas$5,682$6,580$4,621
Arizona$10,575$17,181$6,307
California$14,187$19,241$11,288
Colorado$11,313$14,782$8,274
Connecticut$23,881$31,373$15,640
Delaware$10,979$10,967$10,987
Florida$8,809$9,537$7,956
Georgia$10,889$12,047$8,951
Hawaii$12,304$14,919$9,062
Iowa$5,199$8,747$3,694
Idaho$6,296$6,897$5,421
Illinois$7,896$11,873$6,037
Indiana$6,856$10,488$5,219
Kansas$7,613$9,677$5,253
Kentucky$6,717$7,708$5,836
Louisiana$6,678$7,753$5,898
Massachusetts$20,910$30,945$12,696
Maryland$13,026$16,871$10,268
Maine$21,512$30,239$8,130
Michigan$7,104$10,894$4,521
Minnesota$6,576$10,915$4,328
Missouri$9,684$12,319$7,323
Mississippi$5,553$6,166$4,465
Montana$8,316$7,467$9,873
North Carolina$9,677$10,313$8,334
Nebraska$3,565$7,038$2,871
New Hampshire$19,791$28,101$8,650
New Jersey$13,364$18,158$9,019
New Mexico$8,724$10,584$6,909
Nevada$10,487$11,605$9,674
New York$17,986$24,310$12,401
Ohio$6,676$9,598$4,877
Oklahoma$5,563$6,241$4,986
Oregon$9,059$11,279$7,549
Pennsylvania$11,303$15,468$8,015
Rhode Island$15,015$26,606$10,462
South Carolina$6,684$6,971$6,145
Tennessee$9,668$10,025$8,964
Texas$9,361$10,943$7,653
Utah$10,641$11,786$8,766
Virginia$13,990$16,602$11,147
Vermont$22,527$33,702$10,251
Washington$10,920$12,763$10,092
Wisconsin$4,482$8,327$3,306
West Virginia$4,823$5,375$3,442
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