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Education Administrator Salary in the Industry of Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences

The salary statistics and trend of education administrators in the industry of research and development in the physical, engineering, and life sciences are shown in the following tables and chart. In Table 3 we compare education administrator salaries in different industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector.

Table 1. Average Annual Salary

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,260
25th Percentile Wage
$70,040
50th Percentile Wage
$90,380
75th Percentile Wage
$120,630
90th Percentile Wage
$173,140

Table 1 shows the average annual salaries for education administrators in the industry of research and development in the physical, engineering, and life sciences. 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 $173,140. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $90,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent education administrators is $57,260.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of education administrators in the industry of Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$90,380
6.27% -17.54%
2016
$84,710
-10.28% -
2015
$93,420
-4.57% -
2014
$97,690
-5.25% -
2013
$102,820
-3.32% -
2012
$106,230
- -

Table 3. Compare Education Administrator Salary in Different Industries within the Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services Sector

The average salaries of education administrators in eight industries within the professional, scientific, and technical services sector are shown in Table 3. For salary information of education administrators in a specific industry, use the links in the table.

Industry Median Annual Salary
Computer Systems Design and Related Services
$106,640
Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering, and Life Sciences
$90,380
Scientific Research and Development Services
$87,200
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$79,790
Research and Development in the Social Sciences and Humanities
$76,360
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services
$74,130
Architectural, Engineering, and Related Services
$63,790
Engineering Services
$63,790

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