Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Gary, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Gary, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Gary 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 Gary, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,190
25th Percentile Wage
$57,180
50th Percentile Wage
$80,620
75th Percentile Wage
$127,830
90th Percentile Wage
$170,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Gary, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $170,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,620. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,190.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.72
25th Percentile Wage
$27.49
50th Percentile Wage
$38.76
75th Percentile Wage
$61.46
90th Percentile Wage
$81.79

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Gary, Indiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $81.79. The median hourly salary is $38.76. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.72.

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
201680,6202.68%8.70%
201578,460-7.85%-
201484,62011.76%-
201374,6701.42%-
201273,610--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Gary with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $80,620, Gary is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Indiana, following the highest paying city Terre Haute (median annual salary of $100,440). Compared with Terre Haute, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Gary is 19.7 percent (19.7%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Terre Haute
$100,440
Gary
$80,620
Fort Wayne
$75,080
Indianapolis-Carmel
$74,700
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$70,750
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$69,870

See also: Top paying jobs in Gary, Indiana.