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
$44,490
25th Percentile Wage
$55,490
50th Percentile Wage
$69,250
75th Percentile Wage
$87,150
90th Percentile Wage
$106,970

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 $106,970. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $69,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid therapists is $44,490.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$69,250
2.22% 6.58%
2016
$67,710
2.27% -
2015
$66,170
0.97% -
2014
$65,530
0.92% -
2013
$64,930
0.37% -
2012
$64,690
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Compare Therapists Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of therapists in 20 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 junior colleges - local government owned industry with an annual salary $88,680. The lowest paying industry is the business schools and computer and management training - privately owned industry (annual salary $64,310). For detailed therapists salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$88,680
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$86,260
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$81,020
Other Schools and Instruction
$80,670
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$74,750
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$73,820
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$72,100
Educational Services - State government owned
$71,360
Educational Services - Privately owned
$70,530
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$69,690
Educational Services
$69,250
Educational Services - Local government owned
$69,040
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$69,030
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$69,020
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$68,770
Educational Support Services - Local government owned
$66,870
Educational Support Services
$66,430
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$65,730
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$64,310
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$64,310

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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