Average Private School Tuition Cost (2017-2018)

States States  Towns Towns  Counties Counties 
  • The national average private school tuition is approximately $9,975 per year.
  • The private elementary school average is $8,918 per year and the private high school average is $13,524 per year.

Average Private School Tuition Cost (2017-2018)

State
Average Tuition
High Schools
Elementary
Alaska$6,823$5,508$7,644
Alabama$7,245$7,587$6,341
Arkansas$5,607$6,670$4,190
Arizona$10,492$17,317$6,283
California$13,431$18,686$10,617
Colorado$10,593$13,525$8,159
Connecticut$24,171$31,567$14,338
Delaware$9,988$11,985$8,133
Florida$8,024$8,914$7,095
Georgia$10,392$11,339$8,683
Hawaii$12,178$14,771$8,288
Iowa$4,857$7,248$3,702
Idaho$6,054$6,757$5,069
Illinois$7,863$12,140$5,857
Indiana$6,512$10,041$4,705
Kansas$8,288$10,973$5,218
Kentucky$6,336$7,461$5,472
Louisiana$6,299$7,102$5,775
Massachusetts$20,615$31,375$11,309
Maryland$12,162$15,708$9,570
Maine$20,159$27,053$7,960
Michigan$6,868$10,412$4,447
Minnesota$6,739$10,843$4,263
Missouri$9,479$12,411$6,777
Mississippi$5,408$5,784$4,548
Montana$7,305$6,355$8,390
North Carolina$8,839$9,382$7,706
Nebraska$3,155n/a$2,562
New Hampshire$20,456$29,576$8,621
New Jersey$13,780$18,534$9,743
New Mexico$8,510$10,359$6,661
Nevada$9,737$11,134$8,708
New York$16,583$22,223$11,314
Ohio$6,353$9,097$4,753
Oklahoma$5,464$6,468$4,585
Oregon$8,512$11,277$6,726
Pennsylvania$11,035$14,818$7,789
Rhode Island$13,666$24,834$8,325
South Carolina$6,394$6,579$6,053
Tennessee$8,676$8,725$8,594
Texas$8,702$10,462$6,836
Utah$9,493$11,063$7,226
Virginia$13,323$15,558$10,808
Vermont$20,528$31,543$9,879
Washington$10,038$11,836$9,232
Wisconsin$4,337$8,217$3,079
West Virginia$4,656$5,262$3,242
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