Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in North Dakota

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary education administrators in the state of North Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators among North Dakota cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Education Administrators in North Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$144,940
50th Percentile Wage
$105,670
25th Percentile Wage
$76,880
10th Percentile Wage
$58,390

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $144,940. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $105,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $58,390.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$69.68
50th Percentile Wage
$50.80
25th Percentile Wage
$36.96
10th Percentile Wage
$28.07

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in North Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $69.68. The median hourly salary is $50.80. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.07.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $105,670 12.50%
2013 $93,930 24.44%
2012 $75,480 6.37%
2011 $70,960 11.40%
2010 $63,700 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for postsecondary education administrators in state of North Dakota from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 65.89%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 24.44%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 6.37% in the year 2012 and a sizable increase of 11.40% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Postsecondary Education Administrator Wage in North Dakota vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Postsecondary Education Administrators
$105,670
Other Education Administrators
$65,250
Architectural and Engineering Managers
$108,470
Food Service Managers
$52,590
Funeral Service Managers
$72,780
Lodging Managers
$55,420
Medical and Health Services Managers
$75,000

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Education Administrators in North Dakota Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in some North Dakota cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in state of North Dakota ranges from $85,620 to $117,560. The highest paying area for postsecondary education administrators in North Dakota is Fargo with a median annual salary of $117,560. The second highest paying city/area in North Dakota State is Grand Forks (mean annual salary $96,900). The lowest paying area is Bismarck with a median annual salary of $85,620.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fargo
$117,560
Grand Forks
$96,900
Bismarck
$85,620

Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary by State

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