Information Security Analyst Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Information Security Analysts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,500
25th Percentile Wage
$59,770
50th Percentile Wage
$78,650
75th Percentile Wage
$101,610
90th Percentile Wage
$127,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for information security 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) information security analysts is $127,080. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $78,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid information security analysts is $47,500.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201678,6503.08%15.35%
201576,2301.97%-
201474,7304.64%-
201371,2606.57%-
201266,580--

Compare Information Security Analyst Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of information security analysts in 14 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 information security analyst occupations is the educational support services industry with an annual salary $95,860. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - state government owned industry (annual salary $57,760). For detailed information security analyst salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Support Services
$95,860
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$95,860
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$89,660
Educational Services - Privately owned
$88,110
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$81,280
Educational Services
$78,650
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$74,730
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$73,910
Educational Services - Local government owned
$73,210
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$72,760
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$72,690
Educational Services - State government owned
$72,490
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$66,420
Junior colleges - State government owned
$57,760

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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