Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area 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 Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,740
25th Percentile Wage
$55,740
50th Percentile Wage
$69,050
75th Percentile Wage
$90,950
90th Percentile Wage
$127,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,050. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,740.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.03
25th Percentile Wage
$26.80
50th Percentile Wage
$33.20
75th Percentile Wage
$43.73
90th Percentile Wage
$61.34

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $61.34. The median hourly salary is $33.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.03.

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
201669,050-1.49%2.52%
201570,080-2.35%-
201471,730-0.25%-
201371,9106.40%-
201267,310--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $69,050 in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area is 22.8 percent (22.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Des Moines-West Des Moines and 2.7 percent (2.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$89,420
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$85,450
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$80,280
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$73,630
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$69,050
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$67,180

See also: Top paying jobs in Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area, Iowa.