Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Nassau-Suffolk, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Nassau-Suffolk, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Nassau-Suffolk 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 Nassau-Suffolk, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,730
25th Percentile Wage
$56,490
50th Percentile Wage
$79,020
75th Percentile Wage
$120,690
90th Percentile Wage
$166,460

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Nassau-Suffolk, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,460. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $79,020. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,730.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$21.99
25th Percentile Wage
$27.16
50th Percentile Wage
$37.99
75th Percentile Wage
$58.02
90th Percentile Wage
$80.03

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Nassau-Suffolk, New York. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.03. The median hourly salary is $37.99. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $21.99.

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
201679,020-12.47%-34.36%
201588,870-5.21%-
201493,500-12.90%-
2013105,560-0.58%-
2012106,170--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Nassau-Suffolk with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $79,020 in Nassau-Suffolk 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 Nassau-Suffolk is 34.0 percent (34.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Ithaca and 10.1 percent (10.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area.

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 Nassau-Suffolk, New York.