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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,670
25th Percentile Wage
$65,270
50th Percentile Wage
$79,710
75th Percentile Wage
$100,720
90th Percentile Wage
$135,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $135,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,670.

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
$79,710
6.91% -4.18%
2016
$74,200
-2.70% -
2015
$76,200
-8.69% -
2014
$82,820
2.60% -
2013
$80,670
-2.94% -
2012
$83,040
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area with Other Mississippi Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $79,710, Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Mississippi, following the highest paying city Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $81,890). Compared with Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is 2.7 percent (2.7%) lower.

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 Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi.