The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Albuquerque, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Albuquerque is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$56,550|
|25th Percentile Wage||$68,810|
|50th Percentile Wage||$86,130|
|75th Percentile Wage||$111,130|
|90th Percentile Wage||$155,200|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $155,200. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,550.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $86,130, Albuquerque is the second highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of New Mexico, following the highest paying city North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $89,730). Compared with North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Albuquerque is 4.0 percent (4.0%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Santa Fe|| |
|Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area|| |