The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield 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||$53,370|
|25th Percentile Wage||$68,720|
|50th Percentile Wage||$93,410|
|75th Percentile Wage||$130,730|
|90th Percentile Wage||$201,510|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $201,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $93,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $53,370.
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 with a median annual salary of $93,410, Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Colorado, followed by Boulder (median annual salary $87,740). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Denver-Aurora-Broomfield is 6.1 percent (6.1%) higher than that in Boulder.
|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|| |