Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Colorado Springs, Colorado

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 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Education Administrators in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage 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.

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
$76,400
19.44% 19.44%
2016
$61,550
10.54% -
2015
$55,060
-9.93% -
2014
$60,530
-18.73% -
2013
$71,870
14.36% -
2012
$61,550
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Colorado Springs with Other Colorado Cities

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
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$93,410
Boulder
$87,740
Greeley
$84,350
Fort Collins-Loveland
$80,460
Pueblo
$77,520
Colorado Springs
$76,400
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$72,380
Grand Junction
$71,690
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$70,820
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$62,820



See also: Top paying jobs in Colorado Springs, Colorado.