The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$48,370|
|25th Percentile Wage||$60,550|
|50th Percentile Wage||$79,560|
|75th Percentile Wage||$116,420|
|90th Percentile Wage||$189,720|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $189,720. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,370.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $79,560 in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 6.3 percent (6.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Lafayette and 28.1 percent (28.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Hammond nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Lake Charles|| |
|Baton Rouge|| |
|New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner|| |
|Shreveport-Bossier City|| |
|Natchitoches nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux|| |
|Hammond nonmetropolitan area|| |