Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Bloomington-Normal 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 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$64,080
25th Percentile Wage
$78,410
50th Percentile Wage
$98,220
75th Percentile Wage
$137,800
90th Percentile Wage
$173,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $173,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $64,080.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.81
25th Percentile Wage
$37.70
50th Percentile Wage
$47.22
75th Percentile Wage
$66.25
90th Percentile Wage
$83.44

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $83.44. The median hourly salary is $47.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.81.

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Bloomington-Normal with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $98,220, Bloomington-Normal is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Illinois, followed by Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division) (median annual salary $88,860). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Bloomington-Normal is 9.5 percent (9.5%) higher than that in Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division).

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bloomington-Normal
$98,220
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$88,860
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$88,550
Peoria
$79,280
Kankakee-Bradley
$75,940
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$74,320
Decatur
$69,450
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$67,770
Springfield
$61,730
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$59,040

See also: Top paying jobs in Bloomington-Normal, Illinois.