Survey Researchers Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Survey Researchers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,400
25th Percentile Wage
$40,530
50th Percentile Wage
$55,510
75th Percentile Wage
$102,150
90th Percentile Wage
$138,110

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for survey researchers 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) survey researchers is $138,110. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid survey researchers is $34,400.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of survey researchers in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$55,510
-29.51% 30.34%
2016
$71,890
14.76% -
2015
$61,280
36.90% -
2012
$38,670
- -

Compare Survey Researchers Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of survey researchers in two industries in the information sector are shown below. For detailed survey researchers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$70,940
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$69,460

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




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