The salary statistics of graphic designers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare graphic designers salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for graphic 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) graphic designers is $75,600. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $48,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid graphic designers is $32,200.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of graphic designers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of graphic 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 graphic 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 $43,120). For detailed graphic 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|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned|| |
|Educational Support Services - Privately owned|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned|| |
|Educational Support Services|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools|| |
|Educational Services - Privately owned|| |
|Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned|| |
|Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools|| |
|Educational Services - Local government owned|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Junior colleges - Local government owned|| |
|Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned|| |
|Business Schools and Computer and Management Training|| |
|Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)|| |
|Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned|| |
|Educational Services - State government owned|| |
|Other Schools and Instruction|| |
|Other schools and instruction - Privately owned|| |
|Junior colleges - State government owned|| |
|Technical and Trade Schools|| |
|Technical and trade schools - Privately owned|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .