Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Tulsa, Oklahoma

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$43,100
25th Percentile Wage
$54,960
50th Percentile Wage
$70,540
75th Percentile Wage
$85,190
90th Percentile Wage
$108,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Tulsa, Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $43,100.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$20.72
25th Percentile Wage
$26.42
50th Percentile Wage
$33.92
75th Percentile Wage
$40.96
90th Percentile Wage
$52.19

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Tulsa, Oklahoma. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $52.19. The median hourly salary is $33.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $20.72.

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
201670,5403.03%6.44%
201568,4000.56%-
201468,020-6.32%-
201372,3208.74%-
201266,000--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Tulsa with Other Oklahoma Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $70,540, Tulsa is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Oklahoma, following city of Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $85,850). Compared with the highest paying city Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Tulsa is 17.8 percent (17.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$85,850
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$82,070
Fort Smith
$74,470
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$73,200
Oklahoma City
$71,450
Tulsa
$70,540

See also: Top paying jobs in Tulsa, Oklahoma.