Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Delaware

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary education administrators in the state of Delaware are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators among Delaware areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Education Administrators in Delaware

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$176,490
50th Percentile Wage
$119,330
25th Percentile Wage
$93,160
10th Percentile Wage
$78,970

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Delaware in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $176,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $119,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $78,970.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$84.85
50th Percentile Wage
$57.37
25th Percentile Wage
$44.79
10th Percentile Wage
$37.97

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Delaware in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $84.85. The median hourly salary is $57.37. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37.97.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $119,330 2.94%
2013 $115,920 6.06%
2012 $109,300 2.63%
2011 $106,500 26.63%
2010 $84,100 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for postsecondary education administrators in state of Delaware from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 41.89%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 6.06%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.63% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 26.63% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Postsecondary Education Administrator Wage in Delaware vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Postsecondary Education Administrators
$119,330
Other Education Administrators
$84,010
Architectural and Engineering Managers
$141,240
Food Service Managers
$56,610
Lodging Managers
$76,500
Medical and Health Services Managers
$98,610
Natural Sciences Managers
$171,410

Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary by State

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