Pharmacists Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Pharmacists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67,600
25th Percentile Wage
$103,800
50th Percentile Wage
$118,620
75th Percentile Wage
$132,930
90th Percentile Wage
$156,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for pharmacists 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) pharmacists is $156,180. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $118,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid pharmacists is $67,600.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of pharmacists in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$118,620
1.48% 7.07%
2016
$116,870
4.18% -
2015
$111,980
1.80% -
2014
$109,960
0.02% -
2013
$109,940
-0.26% -
2012
$110,230
- -

Compare Pharmacists Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of pharmacists in seven 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 pharmacists occupations is the educational services - local government owned industry with an annual salary $140,860. The lowest paying industry is the educational services - privately owned industry (annual salary $116,140). For detailed pharmacists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Educational Services - Local government owned
$140,860
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$118,720
Educational Services
$118,620
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$117,040
Educational Services - State government owned
$116,310
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$116,310
Educational Services - Privately owned
$116,140

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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