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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy 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 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,710
25th Percentile Wage
$77,480
50th Percentile Wage
$101,260
75th Percentile Wage
$135,530
90th Percentile Wage
$198,430

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $198,430. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,710.

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
$101,260
1.70% 19.22%
2016
$99,540
7.71% -
2015
$91,870
11.40% -
2014
$81,400
2.32% -
2013
$79,510
-2.88% -
2012
$81,800
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Albany-Schenectady-Troy with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $101,260 in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Albany-Schenectady-Troy is 15.4 percent (15.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Ithaca and 22.8 percent (22.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Utica-Rome.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ithaca
$119,750
Rochester
$113,490
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$110,500
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$107,430
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$101,260
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$98,560
Syracuse
$97,190
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$96,520
Binghamton
$94,960
Kingston
$90,720
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$89,950
Nassau-Suffolk
$88,320
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$80,160
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$79,470
Utica-Rome
$78,150



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