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
$43,980
25th Percentile Wage
$54,630
50th Percentile Wage
$68,510
75th Percentile Wage
$85,380
90th Percentile Wage
$103,610

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 $103,610. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $68,510. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid network and computer systems administrators is $43,980.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of network and computer systems administrators in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201668,5102.93%9.75%
201566,5002.50%-
201464,8402.21%-
201363,4102.49%-
201261,830--

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 educational support services - privately owned industry with an annual salary $77,960. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $54,230). For detailed network and computer systems administrator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$77,960
Educational Support Services
$73,830
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$73,400
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$71,990
Educational Services - Privately owned
$71,780
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$70,890
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$70,160
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$69,870
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$69,560
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$68,620
Educational Services
$68,510
Technical and trade schools - Local government owned
$68,480
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$68,240
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$68,120
Other Schools and Instruction
$67,660
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$67,560
Educational Services - State government owned
$67,490
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$67,490
Technical and Trade Schools
$66,530
Educational Services - Local government owned
$66,370
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$66,270
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$66,130
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$65,900
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$63,270
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$60,510
Junior colleges - State government owned
$59,200
Technical and trade schools - State government owned
$54,230

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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