Facilitator Statistics in the US

The average employee age for facilitators is 44 years. The facilitator workforce reached a whopping 26,615 in 2020!

Among facilitators, we discovered that 58.8% of them are women, while 36.0% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among facilitators is White, which makes up 68.2% of all facilitators. Comparatively, there are 14.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 9.7% of the Black or African American ethnicity. The majority of facilitators are located in NY, New York and IL, Chicago.

Facilitators are more likely to work at private companies in comparison to education companies. Taking it a step further, facilitators are more likely to find a job in the education industry. Looking at facilitator statistics, we found was that New Jersey, Massachusetts, Washington, Rhode Island and New Hampshire are where facilitators find the highest salaries.

From where do we know all information about facilitator demographics? We analyzed 39,390 facilitators resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Facilitator Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as facilitators. Keep reading to find out what the results for facilitators were.

Facilitator Gender Ratio

Among facilitators, 58.8% of them are women compared to 36.0% which are men.

Job Title
  • Female, 58.8%
  • Male, 36.0%
  • Unknown, 5.2%

Facilitator Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among facilitators is White, which makes up 68.2% of all facilitators. Comparatively, there are 14.2% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 9.7% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 68.2%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 14.2%
  • Black or African American, 9.7%
  • Asian, 4.0%
  • Unknown, 3.3%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.6%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Facilitators

The chart below shows that 62.1% of facilitators speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 10.6% and Arabic is the third-most popular at 3.0%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 62.1%
  • French, 10.6%
  • Arabic, 3.0%
  • Chinese, 3.0%
  • Mandarin, 2.9%
  • Other, 18.4%

Facilitator Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among facilitators.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Facilitator Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the facilitator position over time.


Facilitator Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of facilitators changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of facilitators based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Facilitator

By looking over 39,390 facilitators resumes, we figured out that the average facilitator enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 33%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Facilitator Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of facilitator employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of facilitators is 40+ years old, which represents 62% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Facilitators with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, grain elevator worker and chief estimator have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Human Resources Administrative Assistant11%85%
Wedding Coordinator11%83%
Assistant To Human Resources Director12%83%
Timber Buyer88%7%
Chief Estimator91%6%
Grain Elevator Worker91%8%
Grain Elevator Worker
Chief Estimator
Timber Buyer
Assistant To Human Resources Director
Wedding Coordinator
Human Resources Administrative Assistant

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Facilitators with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to facilitators.

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Job Titleascdesc
Buying Analyst12.70%
Human Resources Associate16.05%
Store Manager And Buyer16.98%
Claim Investigator19.42%
PMO Consultant20.62%
Talent Scout23.56%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Facilitator?

Male Income
Female Income

Facilitator Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Facilitator Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
High School Diploma or Less$38,202
Some College/ Associate Degree$40,322
Bachelor's Degree$51,818
Master's Degree$62,027
Doctorate Degree$69,963

Facilitator Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Facilitator Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a facilitator can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of facilitators is $60,527. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Facilitators Earn The Most?

The map here shows where facilitators earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Facilitators Located?

By looking through more than 39,390 resumes, we found that the most popular places for facilitators are NY, New York and IL, Chicago.

Number of Facilitators

Where Are Facilitators In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country facilitators are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Facilitator Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ facilitators. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most facilitators is the education industry.

What Percentage Of Facilitator Jobs Are Remote?

1.7% Remote

Freelance, outsourced or remote workers who spend much of their time working from home.

98.3% On-Site

Some of the vacancies require to stay on-site without possibility of working remotely.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire facilitators.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Facilitator Work In

Employees with the facilitator job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most facilitators prefer to work at private companies over education companies.

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Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ facilitators. Those industries include education, non profits and manufacturing.

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Non Profits

Fortune 500


Health Care

Facilitator Jobs