Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Grand Junction, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Grand Junction, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Grand Junction is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,690
25th Percentile Wage
$51,350
50th Percentile Wage
$71,690
75th Percentile Wage
$100,060
90th Percentile Wage
$118,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Grand Junction, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $118,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $71,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,690.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.16
25th Percentile Wage
$24.69
50th Percentile Wage
$34.47
75th Percentile Wage
$48.11
90th Percentile Wage
$56.73

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Grand Junction, Colorado. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.73. The median hourly salary is $34.47. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.16.

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $71,690 in Grand Junction 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 Grand Junction is 12.5 percent (12.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Boulder and 12.4 percent (12.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boulder
$81,890
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$81,270
Fort Collins-Loveland
$80,460
Grand Junction
$71,690
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$62,820

See also: Top paying jobs in Grand Junction, Colorado.