Graphic Designers Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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.

Average Annual Salary of Graphic Designers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,200
25th Percentile Wage
$39,180
50th Percentile Wage
$48,580
75th Percentile Wage
$60,900
90th Percentile Wage
$75,600

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.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,5803.01%6.59%
201547,1201.80%-
201446,2701.62%-
201345,5200.31%-
201245,380--

Compare Graphic Designers Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

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
$55,570
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$52,700
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$52,450
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$52,340
Educational Support Services
$51,420
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$50,920
Educational Services - Privately owned
$50,850
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$50,540
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$48,840
Educational Services - Local government owned
$48,760
Educational Services
$48,580
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$48,240
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$47,980
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$47,740
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$47,310
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$46,150
Educational Services - State government owned
$46,020
Other Schools and Instruction
$46,010
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$45,390
Junior colleges - State government owned
$45,010
Technical and Trade Schools
$43,270
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$43,120

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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