Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Lewiston-Auburn, Maine

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Lewiston-Auburn, Maine are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Lewiston-Auburn 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 Lewiston-Auburn, Maine

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,830
25th Percentile Wage
$47,990
50th Percentile Wage
$70,770
75th Percentile Wage
$109,770
90th Percentile Wage
$171,300

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Lewiston-Auburn, Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $171,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,770. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,830.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.19
25th Percentile Wage
$23.07
50th Percentile Wage
$34.03
75th Percentile Wage
$52.77
90th Percentile Wage
$82.36

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Lewiston-Auburn, Maine. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $82.36. The median hourly salary is $34.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.19.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
201370,770-3.11%-3.11%
201272,970--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Lewiston-Auburn with Other Maine Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $70,770 in Lewiston-Auburn is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Maine. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Lewiston-Auburn is 20.4 percent (20.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area and 16.4 percent (16.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area.

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 Lewiston-Auburn, Maine.