Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Ohio

The average annual and hourly salaries for postsecondary education administrators in the state of Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators among Ohio cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Postsecondary Education Administrators in Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$53,660
25th Percentile Wage
$67,080
50th Percentile Wage
$87,490
75th Percentile Wage
$123,860
90th Percentile Wage
$176,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $176,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,490. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $53,660.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25.80
25th Percentile Wage
$32.25
50th Percentile Wage
$42.06
75th Percentile Wage
$59.55
90th Percentile Wage
$84.99

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $84.99. The median hourly salary is $42.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $25.80.

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
201687,4907.28%2.72%
201581,1203.64%-
201478,170-3.47%-
201380,880-5.23%-
201285,110--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Postsecondary Education Administrators in Ohio Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in some Ohio cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in state of Ohio ranges from $80,000 to $95,490. The highest paying area for postsecondary education administrators in Ohio is Columbus with a median annual salary of $95,490. The second highest paying city/area in Ohio State is Toledo (mean annual salary $90,170). The lowest paying area is Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $80,000.

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


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