Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Syracuse, New York

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,240
25th Percentile Wage
$75,780
50th Percentile Wage
$97,190
75th Percentile Wage
$127,520
90th Percentile Wage
$171,530

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Syracuse, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $171,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,240.

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
$97,190
-3.70% -8.12%
2016
$100,790
-0.40% -
2015
$101,190
-12.17% -
2014
$113,500
3.15% -
2013
$109,920
4.40% -
2012
$105,080
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $97,190 in Syracuse 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 Syracuse is 18.8 percent (18.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Ithaca and 19.6 percent (19.6%) 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



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