Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Manhattan, Kansas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$50,520
25th Percentile Wage
$68,600
50th Percentile Wage
$99,600
75th Percentile Wage
$181,720
90th Percentile Wage
$178,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Manhattan, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $178,070. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $99,600. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $50,520.

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 Growth2-Year Growth
2015
$99,600
1.64% 16.66%
2014
$97,970
15.27% -
2013
$83,010
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Manhattan with Other Kansas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $99,600, Manhattan is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Kansas, followed by Lawrence (median annual salary $93,450). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Manhattan is 6.2 percent (6.2%) higher than that in Lawrence.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Manhattan
$99,600
Lawrence
$93,450
Wichita
$80,610
Topeka
$72,630
Kansas nonmetropolitan area
$67,740



See also: Top paying jobs in Manhattan, Kansas.