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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Sector of Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)

The salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare postsecondary education administrator salaries in different industries within the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector.

Average Annual Salary of Postsecondary Education Administrators

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,680
25th Percentile Wage
$67,180
50th Percentile Wage
$99,690
75th Percentile Wage
$146,930
90th Percentile Wage
$167,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government). The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) postsecondary education administrators is $167,230. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $99,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid postsecondary education administrators is $41,680.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators in the industry sector of other services (except federal, state, and local government) from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$99,690
0.01% 0.01%
2016
$99,680
35.53% -
2015
$64,260
-3.05% -
2014
$66,220
-0.54% -
2013
$66,580
-49.71% -
2012
$99,680
- -

Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Different Industries within the Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government) Sector

The average salaries of postsecondary education administrators in four industries in the other services (except federal, state, and local government) sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for postsecondary education administrator occupations is the grantmaking and giving services industry with an annual salary $139,610. The lowest paying industry is the religious organizations industry (annual salary $53,830). For detailed postsecondary education administrator salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Grantmaking and Giving Services
$139,610
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations
$111,290
Religious, Grantmaking, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
$99,690
Religious Organizations
$53,830

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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