Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Lincoln, Nebraska

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Lincoln, Nebraska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Lincoln 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 Lincoln, Nebraska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,580
25th Percentile Wage
$53,270
50th Percentile Wage
$75,570
75th Percentile Wage
$147,560
90th Percentile Wage
$206,230

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Lincoln, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $206,230. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $75,570. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,580.

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
$75,570
-1.51% -1.19%
2016
$76,710
-22.73% -
2014
$94,150
-2.11% -
2013
$96,140
20.46% -
2012
$76,470
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Lincoln with Other Nebraska Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $75,570 in Lincoln is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Nebraska. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Lincoln is 14.2 percent (14.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Omaha-Council Bluffs and 7.2 percent (7.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Omaha-Council Bluffs
$88,120
Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$76,310
Lincoln
$75,570
Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$72,150
Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$71,570
Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$70,100



See also: Top paying jobs in Lincoln, Nebraska.