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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,920
25th Percentile Wage
$47,510
50th Percentile Wage
$64,200
75th Percentile Wage
$97,510
90th Percentile Wage
$127,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in West 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 $127,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $64,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,920.

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
2015
$64,200
-2.98% -27.43%
2014
$66,110
-12.51% -
2013
$74,380
-9.99% -
2012
$81,810
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $64,200, West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Kentucky, following city of Bowling Green (median annual salary of $96,330). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area is 33.4 percent (33.4%) lower than that in the highest paying city Bowling Green.

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 West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky.