Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Ithaca, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Ithaca, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Ithaca 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 Ithaca, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$63,830
25th Percentile Wage
$81,910
50th Percentile Wage
$119,750
75th Percentile Wage
$175,820
90th Percentile Wage
$169,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Ithaca, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $169,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $119,750. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,830.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$119,750
-0.79% 18.53%
2014
$120,700
17.49% -
2013
$99,590
2.04% -
2012
$97,560
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Ithaca with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $119,750, Ithaca is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of New York, followed by Rochester (median annual salary $113,490). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Ithaca is 5.2 percent (5.2%) higher than that in Rochester.

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



See also: Top paying jobs in Ithaca, New York.