The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Kalamazoo-Portage is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$68,760|
|25th Percentile Wage||$84,930|
|50th Percentile Wage||$122,340|
|75th Percentile Wage||$167,860|
|90th Percentile Wage||$204,100|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $204,100. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $122,340. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,760.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $122,340, Kalamazoo-Portage 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 $155,870). Compared with Lansing-East Lansing, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Kalamazoo-Portage is 21.5 percent (21.5%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Lansing-East Lansing|| |
|Ann Arbor|| |
|Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills|| |
|Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Saginaw-Saginaw Township North|| |
|Grand Rapids-Wyoming|| |
|Upper Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|South Bend-Mishawaka|| |
|Battle Creek|| |
|Northeast Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Niles-Benton Harbor|| |