Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in St Louis, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in St Louis, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in St Louis 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 St Louis, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,810
25th Percentile Wage
$53,100
50th Percentile Wage
$78,880
75th Percentile Wage
$110,320
90th Percentile Wage
$170,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in St Louis, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $170,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,810.

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
$78,880
5.41% -4.55%
2016
$74,610
-0.99% -
2015
$75,350
-19.26% -
2014
$89,860
-0.43% -
2013
$90,250
8.62% -
2012
$82,470
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in St Louis with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $78,880 in St Louis 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 St Louis is 38.9 percent (38.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers and 45.4 percent (45.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$129,030
Southwest Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$117,690
Columbia
$112,790
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$100,730
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$95,430
Springfield
$90,610
Kansas City
$82,690
Cape Girardeau-Jackson
$79,140
St Louis
$78,880
Joplin
$68,290
St Joseph
$58,940
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$43,060



See also: Top paying jobs in St Louis, Missouri.