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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Louisville-Jefferson County 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 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,650
25th Percentile Wage
$47,340
50th Percentile Wage
$70,200
75th Percentile Wage
$105,460
90th Percentile Wage
$151,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,650.

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 Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$70,200
6.08% -12.08%
2016
$65,930
-0.03% -
2015
$65,950
-7.45% -
2014
$70,860
-20.58% -
2013
$85,440
7.91% -
2012
$78,680
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Louisville-Jefferson County with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $70,200 in Louisville-Jefferson County 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 Louisville-Jefferson County is 27.1 percent (27.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Bowling Green and 8.5 percent (8.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area.

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 Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky.