Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Santa Rosa-Petaluma 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 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$61,700
25th Percentile Wage
$77,150
50th Percentile Wage
$101,570
75th Percentile Wage
$127,460
90th Percentile Wage
$160,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $160,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $61,700.

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
$101,570
2.09% 13.38%
2016
$99,450
2.63% -
2015
$96,830
6.44% -
2014
$90,590
4.72% -
2013
$86,310
-1.93% -
2012
$87,980
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Santa Rosa-Petaluma with Other California Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $101,570 in Santa Rosa-Petaluma 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 Santa Rosa-Petaluma is 18.5 percent (18.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Merced and 14.1 percent (14.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Napa.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Merced
$124,590
Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville
$123,040
Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario
$120,760
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale
$117,350
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara
$116,600
Oakland-Fremont-Hayward
$116,410
San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont
$113,080
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City
$111,600
North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area
$111,130
Visalia-Porterville
$111,020
Fresno
$108,930
San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles
$107,900
Stockton
$106,640
Bakersfield-Delano
$105,320
Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta
$104,040
San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos
$102,070
Santa Rosa-Petaluma
$101,570
Salinas
$99,740
Modesto
$98,370
Vallejo-Fairfield
$97,750
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana
$96,350
Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine
$94,900
Chico
$91,210
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura
$89,330
Napa
$87,280



See also: Top paying jobs in Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California.