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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale 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 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,950
25th Percentile Wage
$52,210
50th Percentile Wage
$77,550
75th Percentile Wage
$111,970
90th Percentile Wage
$162,720

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $162,720. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,950.

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
$77,550
-2.81% -18.83%
2016
$79,730
-16.84% -
2015
$93,160
0.27% -
2014
$92,910
0.82% -
2013
$92,150
0.00% -
2012
$92,150
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale with Other Arizona Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $77,550 in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Arizona. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale is 17.9 percent (17.9%) lower than that in the highest paying North Arizona nonmetropolitan area and 9.0 percent (9.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Prescott.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Arizona nonmetropolitan area
$94,510
Tucson
$91,340
Flagstaff
$90,490
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale
$77,550
Prescott
$70,580



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