Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Akron, Ohio

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,040
25th Percentile Wage
$64,500
50th Percentile Wage
$86,580
75th Percentile Wage
$134,050
90th Percentile Wage
$191,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Akron, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $191,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,040.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.69
25th Percentile Wage
$31.01
50th Percentile Wage
$41.63
75th Percentile Wage
$64.45
90th Percentile Wage
$91.87

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Akron, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $91.87. The median hourly salary is $41.63. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.69.

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201686,5800.99%-8.39%
201585,7206.66%-
201480,010-14.67%-
201391,750-2.28%-
201293,840--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Akron with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,580 in Akron is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Ohio. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Akron is 9.3 percent (9.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Columbus and 7.6 percent (7.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$95,490
Toledo
$90,170
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$89,750
Cincinnati-Middletown
$89,570
Canton-Massillon
$88,480
Akron
$86,580
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$85,010
Dayton
$84,890
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$81,690
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$80,560
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$80,000

See also: Top paying jobs in Akron, Ohio.