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
$29,330
25th Percentile Wage
$40,300
50th Percentile Wage
$54,210
75th Percentile Wage
$70,220
90th Percentile Wage
$90,930

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 $90,930. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $54,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid artists and related workers is $29,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201654,2102.91%2.75%
201552,6302.49%-
201451,320-1.73%-
201352,210-0.98%-
201252,720--

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

The average salaries of artists and related workers in 20 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 industry with an annual salary $65,510. The lowest paying industry is the other schools and instruction - privately owned industry (annual salary $32,720). 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
$65,510
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$61,670
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$60,300
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$59,260
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$59,260
Educational Support Services
$58,140
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$58,140
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$57,530
Educational Services - Local government owned
$57,450
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$55,700
Educational Services - Privately owned
$55,130
Educational Services
$54,210
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$54,050
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$53,850
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$52,100
Educational Services - State government owned
$51,960
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$51,810
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$46,490
Other Schools and Instruction
$33,090
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$32,720

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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