Therapists Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Therapists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$44,090
25th Percentile Wage
$54,570
50th Percentile Wage
$67,710
75th Percentile Wage
$84,500
90th Percentile Wage
$103,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for therapists 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) therapists is $103,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $67,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid therapists is $44,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201667,7102.27%4.46%
201566,1700.97%-
201465,5300.92%-
201364,9300.37%-
201264,690--

Compare Therapists Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of therapists in 16 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 therapists occupations is the other schools and instruction - privately owned industry with an annual salary $83,430. The lowest paying industry is the educational support services - privately owned industry (annual salary $65,190). For detailed therapists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$83,430
Other Schools and Instruction
$82,160
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$74,070
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$73,590
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$71,310
Educational Services - Privately owned
$70,210
Educational Services - State government owned
$69,940
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$68,980
Educational Services
$67,710
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$67,450
Educational Services - Local government owned
$67,440
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$67,360
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$66,960
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$65,830
Educational Support Services
$65,710
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$65,190

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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