Miscellaneous Life, Physical, and Social Science Technician Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technician salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Miscellaneous Life, Physical, and Social Science Technicians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23,700
25th Percentile Wage
$33,570
50th Percentile Wage
$45,650
75th Percentile Wage
$58,170
90th Percentile Wage
$71,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for miscellaneous life, physical, and social science 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) miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians is $71,390. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians is $23,700.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$45,650
8.59% 11.41%
2016
$41,730
0.14% -
2015
$41,670
2.06% -
2014
$40,810
-1.91% -
2013
$41,590
2.77% -
2012
$40,440
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Compare Miscellaneous Life, Physical, and Social Science Technician Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of miscellaneous life, physical, and social science technicians 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 life, physical, and social science technician occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $55,260. The lowest paying industry is the educational support services - privately owned industry (annual salary $39,290). For detailed miscellaneous life, physical, and social science 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
$55,260
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$49,880
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$48,960
Educational Services - Local government owned
$48,520
Junior colleges - State government owned
$47,170
Educational Services
$45,650
Educational Services - State government owned
$45,500
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$45,490
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$45,460
Educational Services - Privately owned
$45,390
Technical and Trade Schools
$43,300
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$43,300
Other Schools and Instruction
$42,320
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$41,840
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$39,610
Educational Support Services
$39,400
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$39,310
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$39,290

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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