Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Bangor, Maine

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$47,060
25th Percentile Wage
$59,180
50th Percentile Wage
$80,170
75th Percentile Wage
$122,560
90th Percentile Wage
$166,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bangor, Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $47,060.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.63
25th Percentile Wage
$28.45
50th Percentile Wage
$38.54
75th Percentile Wage
$58.93
90th Percentile Wage
$80.28

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bangor, Maine. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.28. The median hourly salary is $38.54. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.63.

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
201680,1702.51%18.15%
201578,16011.76%-
201468,9702.77%-
201367,0602.15%-
201265,620--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Bangor with Other Maine Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $80,170, Bangor is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Maine, following the highest paying city Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $88,920). Compared with Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Bangor is 9.8 percent (9.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$88,920
Bangor
$80,170
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$73,370
Lewiston-Auburn
$70,770
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$59,130

See also: Top paying jobs in Bangor, Maine.