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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,060
25th Percentile Wage
$50,050
50th Percentile Wage
$70,840
75th Percentile Wage
$95,800
90th Percentile Wage
$134,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in South Central 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 $134,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,060.

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
$70,840
-5.82% -3.12%
2016
$74,960
-2.24% -
2015
$76,640
2.09% -
2014
$75,040
1.63% -
2013
$73,820
1.04% -
2012
$73,050
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $70,840 in South Central 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 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 26.5 percent (26.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Bowling Green and 9.4 percent (9.4%) 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 South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.