Urban and Regional Planners Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of urban and regional planners in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare urban and regional planners salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Urban and Regional Planners

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,120
25th Percentile Wage
$53,530
50th Percentile Wage
$67,600
75th Percentile Wage
$89,800
90th Percentile Wage
$117,730

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for urban and regional planners 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) urban and regional planners is $117,730. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid urban and regional planners is $45,120.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of urban and regional planners in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
201567,6005.10%14.41%
201464,150-3.99%-
201366,71013.27%-
201257,860--

Compare Urban and Regional Planners Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of urban and regional planners 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 urban and regional planners occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools industry with an annual salary $68,510. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $62,770). For detailed urban and regional planners salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$68,510
Educational Services
$67,600
Educational Services - State government owned
$63,190
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$62,770

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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