Miscellaneous Social Scientist and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of miscellaneous social scientists and related workers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous social scientist and related worker salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Social Scientists and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,220
25th Percentile Wage
$43,320
50th Percentile Wage
$55,760
75th Percentile Wage
$73,700
90th Percentile Wage
$97,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous social scientists and related workers 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) miscellaneous social scientists and related workers is $97,200. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous social scientists and related workers is $34,220.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous social scientists and related workers 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
201555,7600.23%-7.93%
201455,630-1.91%-
201356,690-6.16%-
201260,180--

Compare Miscellaneous Social Scientist and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous social scientists and related workers in twelve 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 miscellaneous social scientist and related worker occupations is the educational support services industry with an annual salary $86,860. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $52,420). For detailed miscellaneous social scientist and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Support Services
$86,860
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$86,860
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$69,220
Educational Services - Local government owned
$62,570
Educational Services - Privately owned
$61,700
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$58,770
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$58,480
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$56,950
Educational Services
$55,760
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$55,190
Educational Services - State government owned
$52,460
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$52,420

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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