Art and Design Worker Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of art and design workers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare art and design worker salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Art and Design Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,930
25th Percentile Wage
$39,130
50th Percentile Wage
$49,760
75th Percentile Wage
$63,050
90th Percentile Wage
$79,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for art and design 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) art and design workers is $79,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $49,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid art and design workers is $30,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of art and design workers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201649,7602.81%4.64%
201548,3601.34%-
201447,7100.52%-
201347,4600.02%-
201247,450--

Compare Art and Design Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of art and design workers in 23 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 art and design worker occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $55,530. The lowest paying industry is the other schools and instruction - privately owned industry (annual salary $37,790). For detailed art and design worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$55,530
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$54,550
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$54,490
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$53,850
Educational Support Services
$53,550
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$52,200
Educational Services - Privately owned
$51,840
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$51,500
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$51,210
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$50,410
Educational Services - Local government owned
$50,390
Educational Services
$49,760
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$49,030
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$48,260
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$47,800
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$47,590
Educational Services - State government owned
$47,380
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$45,810
Technical and Trade Schools
$45,480
Junior colleges - State government owned
$44,790
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$40,350
Other Schools and Instruction
$38,150
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$37,790

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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