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
$35,960
25th Percentile Wage
$46,430
50th Percentile Wage
$60,460
75th Percentile Wage
$81,610
90th Percentile Wage
$113,310

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 $113,310. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $60,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous social scientists and related workers is $35,960.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous social scientists and related workers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$60,460
7.77% 0.46%
2015
$55,760
0.23% -
2014
$55,630
-1.91% -
2013
$56,690
-6.16% -
2012
$60,180
- -

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 18 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 $87,610. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $55,830). 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
$87,610
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$87,610
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$79,760
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$79,760
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$72,990
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$71,830
Educational Services - Privately owned
$67,900
Educational Services - Local government owned
$66,060
Other Schools and Instruction
$63,290
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$63,290
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$62,830
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$62,010
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$61,770
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$61,250
Educational Services
$60,460
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$57,650
Educational Services - State government owned
$55,860
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$55,830

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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