Financial Analyst Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Financial Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,840
25th Percentile Wage
$57,580
50th Percentile Wage
$70,840
75th Percentile Wage
$87,040
90th Percentile Wage
$104,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for financial 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) financial analysts is $104,470. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid financial analysts is $47,840.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201670,8400.86%4.36%
201570,2301.75%-
201469,0000.75%-
201368,4801.07%-
201267,750--

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

The average salaries of financial analysts in 18 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 analyst occupations is the business schools and computer and management training industry with an annual salary $93,620. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges (including private, state, and local government schools) industry (annual salary $61,140). For detailed financial analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$93,620
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$93,620
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$79,330
Educational Support Services
$75,680
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$75,520
Educational Services - Privately owned
$74,410
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$73,680
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$70,940
Educational Services
$70,840
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$68,080
Educational Services - State government owned
$67,940
Educational Services - Local government owned
$67,800
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$66,870
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$64,080
Other Schools and Instruction
$63,970
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$63,970
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$61,850
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$61,140

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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