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 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average 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.
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 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.
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