Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Bowling Green, Kentucky

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,100
25th Percentile Wage
$61,920
50th Percentile Wage
$96,330
75th Percentile Wage
$134,460
90th Percentile Wage
$167,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bowling Green, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $167,290. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $96,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,100.

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$96,330
11.83% 12.81%
2015
$84,930
2.97% -
2014
$82,410
2.52% -
2013
$80,330
-4.56% -
2012
$83,990
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Bowling Green with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $96,330, Bowling Green is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Kentucky, followed by Evansville (median annual salary $95,300). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Bowling Green is 1.1 percent (1.1%) higher than that in Evansville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bowling Green
$96,330
Evansville
$95,300
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$77,530
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$70,840
Louisville-Jefferson County
$70,200
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$68,600
Owensboro
$68,010
Lexington-Fayette
$65,320
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$64,200



See also: Top paying jobs in Bowling Green, Kentucky.