Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Gainesville, Florida

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Gainesville, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Gainesville 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 Gainesville, Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$75,000
25th Percentile Wage
$94,800
50th Percentile Wage
$143,350
75th Percentile Wage
$184,940
90th Percentile Wage
$203,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Gainesville, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $203,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $143,350. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $75,000.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36.06
25th Percentile Wage
$45.58
50th Percentile Wage
$68.92
75th Percentile Wage
$88.92
90th Percentile Wage
$97.80

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Gainesville, Florida. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $97.80. The median hourly salary is $68.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $36.06.

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
2016143,350-3.98%9.25%
2015149,0600.30%-
2014148,610-1.37%-
2013150,65013.65%-
2012130,090--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Gainesville with Other Florida Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $143,350, Gainesville is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Florida, followed by Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach (median annual salary $133,760). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Gainesville is 6.7 percent (6.7%) higher than that in Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Gainesville
$143,350
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$133,760
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$127,710
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$126,100
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$124,860
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$107,860
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$107,090
Jacksonville
$101,360
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$101,210
Ocala
$92,830
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$80,870

See also: Top paying jobs in Gainesville, Florida.