The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Kansas City, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Kansas City 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||$46,730|
|25th Percentile Wage||$60,830|
|50th Percentile Wage||$82,690|
|75th Percentile Wage||$112,760|
|90th Percentile Wage||$163,580|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Kansas City, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $163,580. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,730.
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 the median annual salary of $82,690 in Kansas City is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Missouri. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Kansas City is 35.9 percent (35.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers and 47.9 percent (47.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area|| |
|North Missouri nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Kansas City|| |
|Cape Girardeau-Jackson|| |
|St Louis|| |
|St Joseph|| |
|Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Kansas City, Missouri.