Nurse Practitioners Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Nurse Practitioners

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,420
25th Percentile Wage
$85,290
50th Percentile Wage
$97,810
75th Percentile Wage
$115,700
90th Percentile Wage
$131,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for nurse practitioners 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) nurse practitioners is $131,300. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $97,810. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid nurse practitioners is $68,420.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$97,810
2.67% 12.46%
2016
$95,200
2.18% -
2015
$93,120
2.90% -
2014
$90,420
3.78% -
2013
$87,000
1.59% -
2012
$85,620
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Compare Nurse Practitioners Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of nurse practitioners in twelve 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 nurse practitioners occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $119,080. The lowest paying industry is the educational support services industry (annual salary $36,700). For detailed nurse practitioners salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$119,080
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$99,250
Educational Services - Privately owned
$99,150
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$98,170
Educational Services
$97,810
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$97,530
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$97,510
Educational Services - State government owned
$97,480
Educational Services - Local government owned
$82,140
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$70,040
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$51,510
Educational Support Services
$36,700

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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