Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Reno-Sparks, Nevada

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Reno-Sparks, Nevada are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Reno-Sparks 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 Reno-Sparks, Nevada

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,180
25th Percentile Wage
$81,600
50th Percentile Wage
$108,210
75th Percentile Wage
$147,450
90th Percentile Wage
$196,440

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Reno-Sparks, Nevada in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $196,440. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $108,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,180.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.78
25th Percentile Wage
$39.22
50th Percentile Wage
$52.03
75th Percentile Wage
$70.89
90th Percentile Wage
$94.44

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Reno-Sparks, Nevada. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $94.44. The median hourly salary is $52.03. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.78.

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
2016108,2102.83%-1.96%
2015105,1501.90%-
2014103,150-12.06%-
2013115,5904.55%-
2012110,330--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Reno-Sparks with Other Nevada Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $108,210, Reno-Sparks is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Nevada, followed by Las Vegas-Paradise (median annual salary $95,250). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Reno-Sparks is 12.0 percent (12.0%) higher than that in Las Vegas-Paradise.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Reno-Sparks
$108,210
Las Vegas-Paradise
$95,250

See also: Top paying jobs in Reno-Sparks, Nevada.