Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Ann Arbor, Michigan

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Ann Arbor, Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Ann Arbor 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 Ann Arbor, Michigan

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$62,500
25th Percentile Wage
$87,020
50th Percentile Wage
$127,210
75th Percentile Wage
$196,120
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Ann Arbor, Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $196,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $127,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $62,500.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.05
25th Percentile Wage
$41.84
50th Percentile Wage
$61.16
75th Percentile Wage
$94.29
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Ann Arbor, Michigan. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $94.29. The median hourly salary is $61.16. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.05.

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
2016127,210-4.81%-4.69%
2015133,330-4.82%-
2014139,7508.27%-
2013128,190-3.88%-
2012133,170--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Ann Arbor with Other Michigan Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $127,210, Ann Arbor is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Michigan, following the highest paying city Lansing-East Lansing (median annual salary of $145,910). Compared with Lansing-East Lansing, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Ann Arbor is 12.8 percent (12.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Lansing-East Lansing
$145,910
Ann Arbor
$127,210
Kalamazoo-Portage
$114,970
Flint
$91,370
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$87,940
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$86,980
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$79,320
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$77,460
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$76,750
Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$75,760
Jackson
$68,020

See also: Top paying jobs in Ann Arbor, Michigan.