The salary statistics of industrial engineers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare industrial engineer salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for industrial 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) industrial engineers is $129,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $83,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid industrial engineers is $54,120.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of industrial engineers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of industrial engineers in ten 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 industrial engineer occupations is the business schools and computer and management training industry with an annual salary $97,440. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools industry (annual salary $71,640). For detailed industrial engineer salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Business Schools and Computer and Management Training|| |
|Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned|| |
|Educational Services - Privately owned|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Educational Services - State government owned|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned|| |
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned|| |
|Technical and trade schools - Privately owned|| |
|Technical and Trade Schools|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .