Budget Analyst Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of budget analysts in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare budget analyst salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Budget Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,860
25th Percentile Wage
$54,060
50th Percentile Wage
$66,680
75th Percentile Wage
$82,210
90th Percentile Wage
$101,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for budget analysts 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) budget analysts is $101,510. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $66,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid budget analysts is $43,860.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$66,680
2.68% 8.61%
2016
$64,890
3.48% -
2015
$62,630
3.21% -
2014
$60,620
1.65% -
2013
$59,620
-2.21% -
2012
$60,940
- -

Compare Budget Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of budget analysts in 24 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 budget analyst occupations is the elementary and secondary schools - state government owned industry with an annual salary $81,350. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools industry (annual salary $43,280). For detailed budget analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$81,350
Educational Support Services
$71,890
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$70,800
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$70,700
Educational Services - Privately owned
$70,320
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$69,070
Educational Services - Local government owned
$68,270
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$68,110
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$68,110
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$68,040
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$67,050
Educational Services
$66,680
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$66,090
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$64,330
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$63,930
Educational Services - State government owned
$62,760
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$62,680
Junior colleges - State government owned
$61,580
Other Schools and Instruction
$55,350
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$55,350
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$48,240
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$48,090
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$44,870
Technical and Trade Schools
$43,280

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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