Architects (Except Naval) Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of architects (except naval) in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare architects (except naval) salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Architects (Except Naval)

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,300
25th Percentile Wage
$65,230
50th Percentile Wage
$79,280
75th Percentile Wage
$97,520
90th Percentile Wage
$119,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for architects (except naval) 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) architects (except naval) is $119,760. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $79,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid architects (except naval) is $50,300.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of architects (except naval) in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201679,2800.30%2.09%
201579,0400.42%-
201478,7100.42%-
201378,3800.97%-
201277,620--

Compare Architects (Except Naval) Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of architects (except naval) in nine 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 architects (except naval) occupations is the elementary and secondary schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $90,690. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $77,230). For detailed architects (except naval) salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$90,690
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$88,800
Educational Services - Local government owned
$86,630
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$83,990
Educational Services - Privately owned
$83,490
Educational Services
$79,280
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$78,220
Educational Services - State government owned
$77,240
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$77,230

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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Highest paying industries for architects (except naval).