Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area 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 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,730
25th Percentile Wage
$65,900
50th Percentile Wage
$87,130
75th Percentile Wage
$177,870
90th Percentile Wage
$113,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $113,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,730.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.95
25th Percentile Wage
$31.68
50th Percentile Wage
$41.89
75th Percentile Wage
$85.52
90th Percentile Wage
$54.55

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $54.55. The median hourly salary is $41.89. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.95.

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
201687,13010.17%26.52%
201578,27015.36%-
201466,250-0.21%-
201366,3903.57%-
201264,020--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $87,130 in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 9.6 percent (9.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Bowling Green and 32.8 percent (32.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lexington-Fayette.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bowling Green
$96,330
Evansville
$95,090
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$87,130
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$74,960
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$70,480
Louisville-Jefferson County
$65,930
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$64,200
Lexington-Fayette
$58,580

See also: Top paying jobs in East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.