Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Raleigh-Cary 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 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,120
25th Percentile Wage
$49,790
50th Percentile Wage
$69,060
75th Percentile Wage
$109,390
90th Percentile Wage
$166,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $69,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,120.

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
$69,060
-37.94% -51.53%
2016
$95,260
2.32% -
2015
$93,050
0.42% -
2014
$92,660
-22.34% -
2013
$113,360
7.68% -
2012
$104,650
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Raleigh-Cary with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $69,060 in Raleigh-Cary is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Raleigh-Cary is 41.7 percent (41.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Durham-Chapel Hill and 8.1 percent (8.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$118,390
Greenville
$113,730
Wilmington
$98,010
Winston-Salem
$92,650
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$91,290
Fayetteville
$90,620
Greensboro-High Point
$89,850
Goldsboro
$77,230
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$75,890
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$75,700
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$70,760
Rocky Mount
$70,480
Asheville
$69,240
Raleigh-Cary
$69,060
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$63,500



See also: Top paying jobs in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina.