Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area 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 Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,190
25th Percentile Wage
$59,450
50th Percentile Wage
$72,310
75th Percentile Wage
$92,930
90th Percentile Wage
$123,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,190.

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
$72,310
2.77% -15.10%
2016
$70,310
-3.87% -
2015
$73,030
-12.84% -
2014
$82,410
0.96% -
2013
$81,620
-1.97% -
2012
$83,230
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $72,310, Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Alabama, following city of Auburn-Opelika (median annual salary of $103,480). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is about 30.1 percent (30.1%) lower than that of the highest paying city Auburn-Opelika.

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 Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama.