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 statistics 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [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
$54,410
25th Percentile Wage
$62,090
50th Percentile Wage
$76,310
75th Percentile Wage
$111,410
90th Percentile Wage
$148,820

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 $148,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $76,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,410.

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
$76,310
-1.77% 6.81%
2016
$77,660
2.49% -
2015
$75,730
5.61% -
2014
$71,480
2.50% -
2013
$69,690
-2.04% -
2012
$71,110
- -

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 $76,310, 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 $88,120). Compared with Omaha-Council Bluffs, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area is 13.4 percent (13.4%) lower.

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 Western Nebraska nonmetropolitan area, Nebraska.