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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk 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 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,320
25th Percentile Wage
$73,810
50th Percentile Wage
$99,490
75th Percentile Wage
$130,200
90th Percentile Wage
$170,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $170,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $99,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,320.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.52
25th Percentile Wage
$35.47
50th Percentile Wage
$47.83
75th Percentile Wage
$62.60
90th Percentile Wage
$81.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $81.84. The median hourly salary is $47.83. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.52.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201699,490-8.37%12.25%
2015107,8205.81%-
2014101,5609.62%-
201391,7904.89%-
201287,300--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with Other Connecticut Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $99,490, Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Connecticut, following city of New Haven (median annual salary of $110,540). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is about 10.0 percent (10.0%) lower than that of the highest paying city New Haven.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New Haven
$110,540
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$104,160
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$99,490

See also: Top paying jobs in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut.