Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area 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 Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$52,780
25th Percentile Wage
$61,820
50th Percentile Wage
$77,660
75th Percentile Wage
$114,800
90th Percentile Wage
$139,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $139,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $52,780.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.37
25th Percentile Wage
$29.72
50th Percentile Wage
$37.34
75th Percentile Wage
$55.19
90th Percentile Wage
$66.84

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $66.84. The median hourly salary is $37.34. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.37.

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
201677,6602.49%8.43%
201575,7305.61%-
201471,4802.50%-
201369,690-2.04%-
201271,110--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area with Other Nebraska Cities

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

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 Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska.