The salary statistics of systems software developers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare systems software developers salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$57,600|
|25th Percentile Wage||$71,000|
|50th Percentile Wage||$88,620|
|75th Percentile Wage||$109,520|
|90th Percentile Wage||$130,630|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for systems software developers 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) systems software developers is $130,630. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $88,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid systems software developers is $57,600.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of systems software developers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of systems software developers in 20 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 systems software developers occupations is the educational support services - privately owned industry with an annual salary $106,860. The lowest paying industry is the elementary and secondary schools industry (annual salary $74,070). For detailed systems software developers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Educational Support Services - Privately owned|| |
|Educational Support Services|| |
|Educational Services - Privately owned|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned|| |
|Other Schools and Instruction|| |
|Other schools and instruction - Privately owned|| |
|Business Schools and Computer and Management Training|| |
|Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned|| |
|Technical and trade schools - Privately owned|| |
|Junior colleges - Local government owned|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)|| |
|Technical and Trade Schools|| |
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned|| |
|Educational Services - State government owned|| |
|Educational Services - Local government owned|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .