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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach 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 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,350
25th Percentile Wage
$79,120
50th Percentile Wage
$101,210
75th Percentile Wage
$134,750
90th Percentile Wage
$170,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $170,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,350.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$17.00
25th Percentile Wage
$38.04
50th Percentile Wage
$48.66
75th Percentile Wage
$64.78
90th Percentile Wage
$81.73

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $81.73. The median hourly salary is $48.66. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $17.00.

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
2016101,210-15.11%6.39%
2015116,5003.17%-
2014112,8102.53%-
2013109,96013.84%-
201294,740--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach with Other Florida Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $101,210 in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Florida. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach is 29.4 percent (29.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Gainesville and 20.1 percent (20.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville.

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

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