Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Worker Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Workers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,060
25th Percentile Wage
$20,880
50th Percentile Wage
$33,760
75th Percentile Wage
$51,680
90th Percentile Wage
$75,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for entertainers and performers, sports 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) entertainers and performers, sports and related workers is $75,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $33,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid entertainers and performers, sports and related workers is $18,060.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201633,7600.12%6.96%
201533,7201.33%-
201433,2703.04%-
201332,2602.63%-
201231,410--

Compare Entertainers and Performers, Sports and Related Worker Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of entertainers and performers, sports and related workers in 23 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 entertainers and performers, sports and related worker occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $52,390. The lowest paying industry is the educational support services - privately owned industry (annual salary $28,150). For detailed entertainers and performers, sports and related worker salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$52,390
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$50,670
Educational Services - State government owned
$50,020
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$47,010
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$47,010
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$45,610
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$44,050
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$39,030
Junior colleges - State government owned
$38,880
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$37,650
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$37,490
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$35,830
Educational Services
$33,760
Educational Services - Privately owned
$32,410
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$31,310
Other schools and instruction - Local government owned
$30,950
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$30,410
Other Schools and Instruction
$29,590
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$29,580
Educational Services - Local government owned
$29,470
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$28,800
Educational Support Services
$28,230
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$28,150

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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