The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Colorado Springs, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Colorado Springs 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||$43,840|
|25th Percentile Wage||$59,500|
|50th Percentile Wage||$76,400|
|75th Percentile Wage||$106,990|
|90th Percentile Wage||$167,750|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Colorado Springs, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $167,750. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $76,400. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,840.
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 $76,400 in Colorado Springs is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Colorado. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Colorado Springs is 18.2 percent (18.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Denver-Aurora-Broomfield and 17.8 percent (17.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Fort Collins-Loveland|| |
|Colorado Springs|| |
|Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Grand Junction|| |
|West Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |
|East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area|| |