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 statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Ithaca 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 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.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.69
25th Percentile Wage
$39.38
50th Percentile Wage
$57.57
75th Percentile Wage
$84.53
90th Percentile Wage
$81.67

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Ithaca, New York. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $81.67. The median hourly salary is $57.57. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.69.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth3-Year Growth
2015119,750-0.79%18.53%
2014120,70017.49%-
201399,5902.04%-
201297,560--

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 New York-White Plains-Wayne (median annual salary $110,500). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Ithaca is 7.7 percent (7.7%) higher than that in New York-White Plains-Wayne.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Ithaca
$119,750
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$110,500
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$104,650
Rochester
$103,820
Syracuse
$100,790
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$99,540
Binghamton
$92,950
Kingston
$90,720
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$90,530
Utica-Rome
$81,010
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$79,470
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$79,070
Nassau-Suffolk
$79,020
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$78,230
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$71,070

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