Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Wichita, Kansas

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,220
25th Percentile Wage
$60,690
50th Percentile Wage
$80,610
75th Percentile Wage
$109,910
90th Percentile Wage
$170,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Wichita, Kansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $170,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,610. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,220.

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 Growth3-Year Growth
2017
$80,610
8.60% 2.12%
2016
$73,680
4.28% -
2015
$70,530
-11.87% -
2014
$78,900
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $80,610 in Wichita is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Kansas. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Wichita is 19.1 percent (19.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Manhattan and 16.0 percent (16.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Kansas nonmetropolitan area.

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 Wichita, Kansas.