Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,950
25th Percentile Wage
$58,770
50th Percentile Wage
$84,170
75th Percentile Wage
$118,610
90th Percentile Wage
$152,200

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $152,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $84,170. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,950.

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$84,170
-5.64% 19.16%
2016
$88,920
10.80% -
2015
$79,320
1.79% -
2014
$77,900
8.70% -
2013
$71,120
4.33% -
2012
$68,040
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area with Other Maine Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $84,170, Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Maine, following the highest paying city Bangor (median annual salary of $88,550). Compared with Bangor, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area is 4.9 percent (4.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bangor
$88,550
Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area
$84,170
Portland-South Portland-Biddeford
$71,660
Lewiston-Auburn
$70,770
Northeast Maine nonmetropolitan area
$60,990



See also: Top paying jobs in Southwest Maine nonmetropolitan area, Maine.