Human Resources Worker Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of human resources workers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare human resources worker salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Human Resources Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,760
25th Percentile Wage
$44,440
50th Percentile Wage
$57,110
75th Percentile Wage
$73,890
90th Percentile Wage
$93,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources workers in the industry sector of educational services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) human resources workers is $93,020. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $57,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid human resources workers is $35,760.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of human resources workers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,1101.96%7.81%
201555,9901.84%-
201454,9601.76%-
201353,9902.48%-
201252,650--

Compare Human Resources Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of human resources workers in 27 industries in the educational services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for human resources worker occupations is the elementary and secondary schools - state government owned industry with an annual salary $65,620. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $46,180). For detailed human resources worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$65,620
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$64,040
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$59,890
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$59,440
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$58,780
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$58,580
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$58,270
Educational Services - Privately owned
$58,230
Educational Support Services
$58,010
Technical and Trade Schools
$57,780
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$57,770
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$57,710
Educational Services - Local government owned
$57,240
Educational Services
$57,110
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$56,230
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$55,760
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$55,600
Educational Services - State government owned
$55,540
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$55,010
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$54,690
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$52,030
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$49,440
Other Schools and Instruction
$49,380
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$48,860
Junior colleges - State government owned
$48,440
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$48,400
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$46,180

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].




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