Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Decatur, Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Decatur, Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Decatur is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Education Administrators in Decatur, Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,490
25th Percentile Wage
$53,700
50th Percentile Wage
$69,450
75th Percentile Wage
$89,060
90th Percentile Wage
$123,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Decatur, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $123,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,490.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
2013
$69,450
1.37% 1.37%
2012
$68,500
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Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Decatur with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $69,450 in Decatur is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Illinois. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Decatur is 40.0 percent (40.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Champaign-Urbana and 10.5 percent (10.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Champaign-Urbana
$115,820
Bloomington-Normal
$98,220
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$91,310
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$90,780
Peoria
$81,790
Kankakee-Bradley
$75,940
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$74,630
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$72,010
Springfield
$70,230
Decatur
$69,450
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$65,740
Rockford
$62,800
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$62,190



See also: Top paying jobs in Decatur, Illinois.