Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,400
25th Percentile Wage
$73,910
50th Percentile Wage
$103,630
75th Percentile Wage
$124,470
90th Percentile Wage
$159,990

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $159,990. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $103,630. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,400.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.87
25th Percentile Wage
$35.53
50th Percentile Wage
$49.82
75th Percentile Wage
$59.84
90th Percentile Wage
$76.92

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $76.92. The median hourly salary is $49.82. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.87.

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 Growth3-Year Growth
2015103,63036.33%42.64%
201465,980-3.11%-
201368,03012.63%-
201259,440--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area with Other Montana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $103,630, Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Montana, followed by Central Montana nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $57,580). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area is 44.4 percent (44.4%) higher than that in Central Montana nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area
$103,630
Central Montana nonmetropolitan area
$57,580

See also: Top paying jobs in Southwestern Montana nonmetropolitan area, Montana.