The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$57,230|
|25th Percentile Wage||$68,830|
|50th Percentile Wage||$89,960|
|75th Percentile Wage||$123,030|
|90th Percentile Wage||$170,520|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $170,520. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,960. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $57,230.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||4-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $89,960 in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is 24.2 percent (24.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Athens-Clarke County and 29.9 percent (29.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Warner Robins.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Athens-Clarke County|| |
|East Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta|| |
|South Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Warner Robins|| |