The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$60,260|
|25th Percentile Wage||$81,590|
|50th Percentile Wage||$118,390|
|75th Percentile Wage||$160,500|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $160,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $118,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,260.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $118,390, Durham-Chapel Hill is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of North Carolina, followed by Greenville (median annual salary $113,730). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill is 3.9 percent (3.9%) higher than that in Greenville.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Durham-Chapel Hill|| |
|Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Greensboro-High Point|| |
|Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Rocky Mount|| |