Survey Researchers Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Survey Researchers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,510
25th Percentile Wage
$37,510
50th Percentile Wage
$47,580
75th Percentile Wage
$64,980
90th Percentile Wage
$82,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for survey researchers 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) survey researchers is $82,260. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $47,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid survey researchers is $32,510.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of survey researchers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$47,580
-10.13% -18.83%
2016
$52,400
-3.30% -
2015
$54,130
-2.05% -
2014
$55,240
-2.97% -
2013
$56,880
0.60% -
2012
$56,540
- -

Compare Survey Researchers Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of survey researchers 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 survey researchers occupations is the educational services - local government owned industry with an annual salary $70,970. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - privately owned industry (annual salary $44,830). For detailed survey researchers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Services - Local government owned
$70,970
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$69,800
Educational Support Services
$59,350
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$59,350
Educational Services - Privately owned
$53,040
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$48,250
Educational Services
$47,580
Educational Services - State government owned
$45,990
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$45,940
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$44,830

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




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