Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Montgomery, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Montgomery, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Montgomery is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Education Administrators in Montgomery, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,100
25th Percentile Wage
$61,910
50th Percentile Wage
$82,420
75th Percentile Wage
$114,160
90th Percentile Wage
$151,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Montgomery, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,420. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$82,420
2.55% -5.36%
2016
$80,320
-10.72% -
2015
$88,930
-0.15% -
2014
$89,060
4.44% -
2013
$85,110
-2.03% -
2012
$86,840
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Montgomery with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $82,420 in Montgomery 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 Montgomery is 20.4 percent (20.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Auburn-Opelika and 12.3 percent (12.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Auburn-Opelika
$103,480
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$102,900
Tuscaloosa
$99,800
Mobile
$94,650
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$82,550
Montgomery
$82,420
Birmingham-Hoover
$80,880
Huntsville
$79,210
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$76,140
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$72,760
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$72,310



See also: Top paying jobs in Montgomery, Alabama.