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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 statistics 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [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
$39,780
25th Percentile Wage
$63,720
50th Percentile Wage
$74,200
75th Percentile Wage
$86,180
90th Percentile Wage
$98,210

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 $98,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $39,780.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.12
25th Percentile Wage
$30.64
50th Percentile Wage
$35.67
75th Percentile Wage
$41.43
90th Percentile Wage
$47.22

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $47.22. The median hourly salary is $35.67. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.12.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201674,200-2.70%-11.91%
201576,200-8.69%-
201482,8202.60%-
201380,670-2.94%-
201283,040--

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 $74,200, 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 $79,630). Compared with Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area is 6.8 percent (6.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$79,630
Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$74,200
Jackson
$73,830
Southeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area
$67,500
Gulfport-Biloxi
$58,980

See also: Top paying jobs in Northwest Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi.