Agricultural Engineer Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of agricultural engineers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare agricultural engineer salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Agricultural Engineers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,050
25th Percentile Wage
$46,070
50th Percentile Wage
$55,330
75th Percentile Wage
$64,090
90th Percentile Wage
$82,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for agricultural engineers 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) agricultural engineers is $82,750. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid agricultural engineers is $40,050.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201655,3303.78%9.45%
201553,2402.46%-
201451,9302.12%-
201350,8301.44%-
201250,100--

Compare Agricultural Engineer Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of agricultural engineers in four 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 agricultural engineer occupations is the educational services industry with an annual salary $55,330. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $54,610). For detailed agricultural engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Services
$55,330
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$55,330
Educational Services - State government owned
$54,610
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$54,610

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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