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Residential Advisor Salary in Sector of Health Care and Social Assistance

The salary statistics of residential advisors in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare residential advisor salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.

Average Annual Salary of Residential Advisors

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,810
25th Percentile Wage
$21,700
50th Percentile Wage
$26,090
75th Percentile Wage
$31,560
90th Percentile Wage
$39,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for residential advisors 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) residential advisors is $39,060. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $26,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid residential advisors is $18,810.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of residential advisors in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$26,090
4.71% 8.36%
2016
$24,860
2.29% -
2015
$24,290
2.35% -
2014
$23,720
-0.67% -
2013
$23,880
-0.13% -
2012
$23,910
- -

Compare Residential Advisor Salary in Different Industries within the Health Care and Social Assistance Sector

The average salaries of residential advisors in 32 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 residential advisor occupations is the hospitals - local government owned industry with an annual salary $33,170. The lowest paying industry is the child day care services industry (annual salary $18,310). For detailed residential advisor salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Hospitals - Local government owned
$33,170
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned
$33,170
Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)
$29,670
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - Privately owned
$29,440
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals
$29,420
Hospitals - Privately owned
$28,950
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals
$28,910
Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)
$28,650
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned
$28,360
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability Facilities
$27,280
Outpatient Care Centers
$27,270
Outpatient Mental Health and Substance Abuse Centers
$27,150
Other Residential Care Facilities
$26,680
Community Food and Housing, and Emergency and Other Relief Services
$26,360
Nursing and Residential Care Facilities
$26,260
Residential Intellectual and Developmental Disability, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Facilities
$26,010
Individual and Family Services
$25,800
Offices of Physicians
$25,680
Social Assistance
$25,670
Residential Mental Health and Substance Abuse Facilities
$25,160
Vocational Rehabilitation Services
$24,950
Continuing Care Retirement Communities and Assisted Living Facilities for the Elderly
$24,880
Ambulatory Health Care Services
$24,370
Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals
$24,230
Specialty hospitals - Privately owned
$24,230
Offices of Mental Health Practitioners (except Physicians)
$22,860
Services for the Elderly and Persons with Disabilities
$22,840
Offices of Other Health Practitioners
$22,830
Home Health Care Services
$22,310
Hospitals - State government owned
$19,670
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned
$19,290
Child Day Care Services
$18,310

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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