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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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 $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|| |