Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of aerospace engineering and operations technicians in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare aerospace engineering and operations technician salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,780
25th Percentile Wage
$48,160
50th Percentile Wage
$59,300
75th Percentile Wage
$74,980
90th Percentile Wage
$90,750

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for aerospace engineering and operations technicians 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) aerospace engineering and operations technicians is $90,750. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $59,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid aerospace engineering and operations technicians is $41,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of aerospace engineering and operations technicians in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$59,300
-6.98% -9.60%
2016
$63,440
-4.30% -
2015
$66,170
4.55% -
2014
$63,160
34.09% -
2013
$41,630
-56.11% -
2012
$64,990
- -

Compare Aerospace Engineering and Operations Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of aerospace engineering and operations technicians in eight 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 aerospace engineering and operations technician occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $67,380. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $51,520). For detailed aerospace engineering and operations technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$67,380
Technical and Trade Schools
$67,290
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$67,290
Educational Services - Privately owned
$64,010
Educational Services
$59,300
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$51,550
Educational Services - State government owned
$51,520
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$51,520

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




Related:

Highest paying cities for aerospace engineering and operations technicians

Highest paying industries for aerospace engineering and operations technicians.