The salary statistics of residential advisors are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of residential advisors within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The residential advisors annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 .
|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 residential advisors. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) residential advisors is $39,960. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $25,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,330. Take note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 118% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of residential advisors from 2012 to 2016.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
The average salaries of residential advisors in 8 major industry sectors are shown in Table 2. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for residential advisors occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $32,690. The lowest paying sector is the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector (annual salary $24,150).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Real Estate and Rental and Leasing|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Accommodation and Food Services|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
From the above tables we note that not only residential advisors salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of residential advisors in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $18,960 to $34,130. The highest paying state for residential advisors is Minnesota with a median annual salary of $34,130. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $18,960. For more salary information of residential advisors profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Hampshire|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|New York|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |