Designers Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Designers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,280
25th Percentile Wage
$38,760
50th Percentile Wage
$48,520
75th Percentile Wage
$61,170
90th Percentile Wage
$76,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for designers 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) designers is $76,500. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,520. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid designers is $31,280.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,5202.82%5.54%
201547,1501.25%-
201446,5601.18%-
201346,0100.39%-
201245,830--

Compare Designers Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of designers in 22 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 designers occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $55,570. The lowest paying industry is the technical and trade schools - privately owned industry (annual salary $43,440). For detailed designers salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$55,570
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$53,540
Educational Support Services
$52,410
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$52,400
Educational Services - Privately owned
$50,790
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$50,110
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$50,070
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$50,030
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$48,780
Educational Services
$48,520
Educational Services - Local government owned
$48,460
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$48,060
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$47,910
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$47,820
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$47,050
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$46,290
Educational Services - State government owned
$46,150
Other Schools and Instruction
$46,110
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$45,730
Junior colleges - State government owned
$44,920
Technical and Trade Schools
$43,500
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$43,440

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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