Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Springfield, Massachusetts

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Springfield, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Springfield 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 Springfield, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,740
25th Percentile Wage
$59,850
50th Percentile Wage
$76,110
75th Percentile Wage
$100,330
90th Percentile Wage
$134,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Springfield, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $134,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $76,110. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,740.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.95
25th Percentile Wage
$28.77
50th Percentile Wage
$36.59
75th Percentile Wage
$48.23
90th Percentile Wage
$64.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Springfield, Massachusetts. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $64.59. The median hourly salary is $36.59. 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
201676,1101.96%10.51%
201574,6204.38%-
201471,3508.69%-
201365,150-4.54%-
201268,110--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Springfield with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $76,110, Springfield is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Massachusetts, following city of Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton (median annual salary of $89,780). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Springfield is about 15.2 percent (15.2%) lower than that of the highest paying city Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$89,780
Worcester
$88,730
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$88,000
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$87,780
North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$85,100
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$83,850
Barnstable Town
$80,580
Framingham
$77,700
Springfield
$76,110

See also: Top paying jobs in Springfield, Massachusetts.