The salary statistics of education administrators in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare education administrator salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for education administrators in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) education administrators is $80,730. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid education administrators is $29,090.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of education administrators in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of education administrators in 24 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for education administrator occupations is the offices of physicians industry with an annual salary $122,720. The lowest paying industry is the child day care services industry (annual salary $43,450). For detailed education administrator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Other Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Offices of Other Health Practitioners|| |
|Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities|| |
|Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Child Day Care Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 .