Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Gulfport-Biloxi 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 Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,660
25th Percentile Wage
$52,120
50th Percentile Wage
$79,160
75th Percentile Wage
$101,110
90th Percentile Wage
$130,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $130,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,660.

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
$79,160
25.49% 3.30%
2015
$58,980
-12.89% -
2014
$66,580
-21.79% -
2013
$81,090
5.60% -
2012
$76,550
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Gulfport-Biloxi with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $79,160 in Gulfport-Biloxi is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Mississippi. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Gulfport-Biloxi is 3.3 percent (3.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area and 6.5 percent (6.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$81,890
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$79,710
Southwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$79,680
Gulfport-Biloxi
$79,160
Jackson
$78,290
Hattiesburg
$78,000
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$74,030



See also: Top paying jobs in Gulfport-Biloxi, Mississippi.