Chemical Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Chemical Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24,810
25th Percentile Wage
$34,760
50th Percentile Wage
$46,640
75th Percentile Wage
$58,830
90th Percentile Wage
$71,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for chemical 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) chemical technicians is $71,310. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $46,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid chemical technicians is $24,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$46,640
4.76% 11.11%
2016
$44,420
3.42% -
2015
$42,900
2.42% -
2014
$41,860
2.58% -
2013
$40,780
-1.67% -
2012
$41,460
- -

Compare Chemical Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of chemical technicians in eleven 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 chemical technician occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $59,370. The lowest paying industry is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - state government owned industry (annual salary $44,340). For detailed chemical technician salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$59,370
Educational Services - Local government owned
$54,950
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$50,470
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$48,530
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$48,020
Educational Services - Privately owned
$47,810
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$46,670
Educational Services
$46,640
Junior colleges - State government owned
$45,860
Educational Services - State government owned
$44,390
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$44,340

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 chemical technicians

Highest paying industries for chemical technicians.