Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Education Administrators in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39,180
25th Percentile Wage
$51,500
50th Percentile Wage
$69,180
75th Percentile Wage
$99,920
90th Percentile Wage
$143,520

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $143,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,180. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,180.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.84
25th Percentile Wage
$24.76
50th Percentile Wage
$33.26
75th Percentile Wage
$48.04
90th Percentile Wage
$69.00

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.00. The median hourly salary is $33.26. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.84.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201669,180-17.22%18.23%
201581,09021.93%-
201463,3101.61%-
201362,2909.18%-
201256,570--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area with Other Arkansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $69,180, South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Arkansas, following the highest paying city Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway (median annual salary of $75,670). Compared with Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area is 8.6 percent (8.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$75,670
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$69,180
Central Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$68,100
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$66,460

See also: Top paying jobs in South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas.