The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Wilmington, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Wilmington 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||$57,640|
|25th Percentile Wage||$72,510|
|50th Percentile Wage||$98,010|
|75th Percentile Wage||$135,810|
|90th Percentile Wage||$195,510|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Wilmington, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $195,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $57,640.
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 the median annual salary of $98,010 in Wilmington 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 Wilmington is 17.2 percent (17.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Durham-Chapel Hill and 35.2 percent (35.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton.
|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|| |