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Electricians Salary in Sector of Educational Services

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

Average Annual Salary of Electricians

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,390
25th Percentile Wage
$42,840
50th Percentile Wage
$53,640
75th Percentile Wage
$68,120
90th Percentile Wage
$83,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for electricians 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) electricians is $83,950. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid electricians is $34,390.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201653,6401.94%7.36%
201552,6001.67%-
201451,7201.70%-
201350,8402.26%-
201249,690--

Compare Electricians Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of electricians in 18 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 electricians occupations is the colleges, universities, and professional schools - local government owned industry with an annual salary $85,110. The lowest paying industry is the elementary and secondary schools - local government owned industry (annual salary $49,950). For detailed electricians salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$85,110
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$73,290
Technical and Trade Schools
$66,850
Educational Support Services
$63,350
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$60,220
Educational Services - Privately owned
$59,990
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$59,860
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$56,140
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$55,460
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$54,430
Elementary and Secondary Schools - State government owned
$53,800
Educational Services
$53,640
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$52,280
Educational Services - State government owned
$52,240
Educational Services - Local government owned
$51,060
Junior colleges - State government owned
$50,790
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$50,300
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$49,950

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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