Education Administrator Salary in Sector of Information

The salary statistics of education administrators in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare education administrator salaries in different industries within the information sector.

Average Annual Salary of Education Administrators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for education administrators in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) education administrators is $194,340. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $119,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid education administrators is $55,620.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of education administrators in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2.72% 41.29%
18.96% -
9.35% -
6.40% -
12.23% -
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Compare Education Administrator Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of education administrators in three industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for education administrator occupations is the publishing industries (except internet) industry with an annual salary $132,260. The lowest paying industry is the other information services industry (annual salary $108,650). For detailed education administrator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
Other Information Services
Other Information Services

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].


Highest paying industries for education administrators.