Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Hattiesburg, Mississippi

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,820
25th Percentile Wage
$59,520
50th Percentile Wage
$78,000
75th Percentile Wage
$110,850
90th Percentile Wage
$172,090

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Hattiesburg, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $172,090. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,820.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$78,000
-22.50% 0.00%
2014
$95,550
4.54% -
2013
$91,210
14.48% -
2012
$78,000
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Hattiesburg with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $78,000 in Hattiesburg 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 Hattiesburg is 4.8 percent (4.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area and 5.1 percent (5.1%) 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 Hattiesburg, Mississippi.