Financial Specialist Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of financial specialists in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare financial specialist salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Financial Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,050
25th Percentile Wage
$46,170
50th Percentile Wage
$59,230
75th Percentile Wage
$76,120
90th Percentile Wage
$96,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial specialists 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) financial specialists is $96,210. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial specialists is $37,050.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of financial specialists in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,230
1.35% 8.80%
2016
$58,430
1.80% -
2015
$57,380
2.25% -
2014
$56,090
2.46% -
2013
$54,710
1.26% -
2012
$54,020
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Compare Financial Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of financial specialists 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 financial specialist occupations is the educational support services - local government owned industry with an annual salary $69,300. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $40,090). For detailed financial specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$69,300
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$67,970
Educational Support Services
$66,470
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$66,300
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$65,160
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$63,270
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$63,110
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$62,910
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$62,430
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$62,400
Other Schools and Instruction
$61,980
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$61,620
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$60,680
Educational Services - Privately owned
$60,520
Educational Services - Local government owned
$60,320
Educational Services
$59,230
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$59,010
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$57,760
Educational Services - State government owned
$57,120
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$56,240
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$54,130
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$50,410
Junior colleges - State government owned
$49,680
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$48,650
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$47,290
Technical and Trade Schools
$46,860
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$40,090

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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