The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Birmingham-Hoover is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$56,330|
|25th Percentile Wage||$65,560|
|50th Percentile Wage||$80,880|
|75th Percentile Wage||$105,680|
|90th Percentile Wage||$154,340|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $154,340. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,330.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $80,880 in Birmingham-Hoover is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Birmingham-Hoover is 21.8 percent (21.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Auburn-Opelika and 10.6 percent (10.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
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|Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Florence-Muscle Shoals|| |
|Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area|| |