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Social and Community Service Manager Salary Information

The salary statistics of social and community service managers are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of social and community service managers within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The social and community service managers annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1. Social and Community Service Manager Salary in the United States

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$104,540
75th Percentile Wage
$81,500
50th Percentile Wage
$62,740
25th Percentile Wage
$48,530
10th Percentile Wage
$38,260

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for social and community service managers. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) social and community service managers is $104,540. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $62,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $38,260. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 173% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.

Table 2. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $62,740 2.58%
2013 $61,160 1.98%
2012 $59,970 2.23%
2011 $58,660 1.23%
2010 $57,950 -

Table 2 shows the salary trend for social and community service managers from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 8.27%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.98%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.23% in 2012 and a moderate growth of 1.23% in 2011.

Table 3. Average Salary of Social and Community Service Managers vs. Related Jobs

Table 4. Social and Community Service Manager Salary by Industry Sector

The average salaries of social and community service managers in 13 major industry sectors are shown in Table 4. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for social and community service managers occupations is the finance and insurance sector with an annual salary $93,350. The lowest paying sector is the accommodation and food services sector (annual salary $48,520).

Industry Sector Median Annual Salary
Finance and Insurance
$93,350
Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
$75,880
Federal, State, and Local Government
$73,020
Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services
$70,660
Educational Services
$67,580
Management of Companies and Enterprises
$65,710
Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)
$64,320
Information
$59,380
Health Care and Social Assistance
$59,000
Real Estate and Rental and Leasing
$58,900
Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation
$58,720
Retail Trade
$54,320
Accommodation and Food Services
$48,520

Table 5. Median Annual Wage of Social and Community Service Managers by States

From the above tables we note that not only social and community service managers 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 social and community service managers in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $37,250 to $79,720. The highest paying state for social and community service managers is New York with a median annual salary of $79,720. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $37,250. For more salary information of social and community service managers profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.

State Name Median Annual Salary
New York
$79,720
District of Columbia
$78,330
New Jersey
$76,190
Rhode Island
$75,910
Alaska
$72,720
Virginia
$70,720
California
$70,210
Maryland
$70,110
Colorado
$68,580
Florida
$68,040
South Dakota
$65,270
Minnesota
$64,410
Vermont
$64,230
Louisiana
$63,620
Connecticut
$63,610
Ohio
$63,610
Nevada
$63,120
Texas
$62,450
Delaware
$62,210
Arizona
$61,430
North Carolina
$61,080
Washington
$61,040
Michigan
$60,490
Alabama
$60,370
New Mexico
$60,180
North Dakota
$60,090
Pennsylvania
$59,790
Georgia
$59,610
Massachusetts
$59,510
Wyoming
$58,450
Oregon
$58,130
Illinois
$58,110
Virgin Islands
$57,920
Wisconsin
$57,670
New Hampshire
$57,620
Hawaii
$57,400
Nebraska
$56,250
Tennessee
$55,660
Utah
$55,220
Maine
$54,860
Kansas
$54,510
Kentucky
$54,320
South Carolina
$53,780
Missouri
$52,230
Indiana
$50,020
West Virginia
$49,970
Oklahoma
$49,370
Iowa
$48,960
Montana
$47,960
Arkansas
$47,190
Idaho
$46,280
Mississippi
$39,630
Puerto Rico
$37,250