Artists and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Artists and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,240
25th Percentile Wage
$41,440
50th Percentile Wage
$55,710
75th Percentile Wage
$73,550
90th Percentile Wage
$95,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for artists 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) artists and related workers is $95,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $55,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid artists and related workers is $30,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$55,710
2.69% 5.37%
2016
$54,210
2.91% -
2015
$52,630
2.49% -
2014
$51,320
-1.73% -
2013
$52,210
-0.98% -
2012
$52,720
- -

Compare Artists and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of artists and related workers in 21 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 artists and related worker occupations is the technical and trade schools - privately owned industry with an annual salary $68,290. The lowest paying industry is the other schools and instruction - privately owned industry (annual salary $35,520). For detailed artists and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$68,290
Technical and Trade Schools
$68,040
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$62,970
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$61,700
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$61,700
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$61,310
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$61,110
Educational Support Services
$59,640
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$59,640
Educational Services - Local government owned
$58,030
Educational Services - Privately owned
$57,370
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$56,670
Educational Services
$55,710
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$54,670
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$53,540
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$51,910
Educational Services - State government owned
$51,770
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$50,230
Junior colleges - State government owned
$43,750
Other Schools and Instruction
$35,980
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$35,520

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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