Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Bismarck, North Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Bismarck, North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Bismarck 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 Bismarck, North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,710
25th Percentile Wage
$54,020
50th Percentile Wage
$83,240
75th Percentile Wage
$131,540
90th Percentile Wage
$186,840

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Bismarck, North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $186,840. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,240. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,710.

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
$83,240
3.71% 31.97%
2016
$80,150
-6.82% -
2014
$85,620
1.86% -
2013
$84,030
32.61% -
2012
$56,630
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Bismarck with Other North Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $83,240 in Bismarck is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of North Dakota. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Bismarck is 14.1 percent (14.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Grand Forks and 12.1 percent (12.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Grand Forks
$96,900
East Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$91,390
Fargo
$88,120
Bismarck
$83,240
West Central North Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$73,180



See also: Top paying jobs in Bismarck, North Dakota.