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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale 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 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$67,490
25th Percentile Wage
$86,640
50th Percentile Wage
$115,330
75th Percentile Wage
$150,950
90th Percentile Wage
$199,760

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $199,760. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $115,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $67,490.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.45
25th Percentile Wage
$41.66
50th Percentile Wage
$55.45
75th Percentile Wage
$72.56
90th Percentile Wage
$96.04

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $96.04. The median hourly salary is $55.45. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.45.

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
2016115,33010.63%22.41%
2015103,0706.12%-
201496,7607.30%-
201389,7000.23%-
201289,490--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $115,330 in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale is 5.5 percent (5.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville and 18.0 percent (18.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Modesto.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$122,010
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$116,690
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$115,740
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$115,330
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$114,250
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$112,450
Visalia-Porterville
$111,020
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$110,670
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$108,450
Fresno
$107,560
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$104,040
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$102,470
Stockton
$101,270
Bakersfield-Delano
$101,040
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$100,810
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$99,580
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$99,450
Vallejo-Fairfield
$98,550
Salinas
$97,260
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$96,350
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$94,900
Modesto
$94,560

See also: Top paying jobs in Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California.