Network and Computer Systems Administrator Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of network and computer systems administrators in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare network and computer systems administrator salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Network and Computer Systems Administrators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,880
25th Percentile Wage
$55,740
50th Percentile Wage
$70,020
75th Percentile Wage
$87,630
90th Percentile Wage
$106,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for network and computer systems administrators 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) network and computer systems administrators is $106,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid network and computer systems administrators is $44,880.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of network and computer systems administrators in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$70,020
2.16% 11.70%
2016
$68,510
2.93% -
2015
$66,500
2.50% -
2014
$64,840
2.21% -
2013
$63,410
2.49% -
2012
$61,830
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Compare Network and Computer Systems Administrator Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of network and computer systems administrators 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 network and computer systems administrator occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $86,120. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $57,800). For detailed network and computer systems administrator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$86,120
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$79,990
Educational Support Services
$75,480
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$74,440
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$72,970
Educational Services - Privately owned
$72,710
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$71,430
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$71,380
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$71,150
Other Schools and Instruction
$70,900
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$70,830
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$70,770
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$70,730
Educational Services - State government owned
$70,170
Educational Services
$70,020
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$69,690
Technical and Trade Schools
$68,230
Educational Services - Local government owned
$67,750
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$67,580
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$67,080
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$67,020
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$66,970
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$64,470
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$64,220
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$63,390
Junior colleges - State government owned
$59,640
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$57,800

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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