Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Omaha-Council Bluffs is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Postsecondary Education Administrators in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,620
25th Percentile Wage
$67,880
50th Percentile Wage
$86,530
75th Percentile Wage
$120,660
90th Percentile Wage
$180,000

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $180,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,620.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.74
25th Percentile Wage
$32.64
50th Percentile Wage
$41.60
75th Percentile Wage
$58.01
90th Percentile Wage
$86.54

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $86.54. The median hourly salary is $41.60. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.74.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201686,5304.28%15.00%
201582,830-0.39%-
201483,1507.83%-
201376,6404.03%-
201273,550--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Omaha-Council Bluffs with Other Nebraska Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $86,530, Omaha-Council Bluffs is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Nebraska, followed by Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $77,660). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Omaha-Council Bluffs is 10.3 percent (10.3%) higher than that in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Omaha-Council Bluffs
$86,530
Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$77,660
Lincoln
$76,710
Central Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$72,250
Northeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$70,100
Southeastern Nebraska nonmetropolitan area
$65,700

See also: Top paying jobs in Omaha-Council Bluffs, Nebraska.