The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Merced, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Merced 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||$84,250|
|25th Percentile Wage||$98,180|
|50th Percentile Wage||$124,590|
|75th Percentile Wage||$185,690|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Merced, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $185,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $124,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $84,250.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||3-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $124,590, Merced is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of California, followed by Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville (median annual salary $123,040). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Merced is 1.2 percent (1.2%) higher than that in Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville.
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|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
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|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |