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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Providence-Fall River-Warwick 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 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,620
25th Percentile Wage
$75,910
50th Percentile Wage
$96,120
75th Percentile Wage
$127,560
90th Percentile Wage
$171,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $171,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $96,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $65,620.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31.55
25th Percentile Wage
$36.50
50th Percentile Wage
$46.21
75th Percentile Wage
$61.33
90th Percentile Wage
$82.66

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $82.66. The median hourly salary is $46.21. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.55.

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
201696,1203.27%3.56%
201592,9803.71%-
201489,530-4.11%-
201393,2100.55%-
201292,700--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Providence-Fall River-Warwick with Other Rhode Island Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $96,120, Providence-Fall River-Warwick is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Rhode Island, followed by Norwich-New London (median annual salary $92,790). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Providence-Fall River-Warwick is 3.5 percent (3.5%) higher than that in Norwich-New London.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Providence-Fall River-Warwick
$96,120
Norwich-New London
$92,790

See also: Top paying jobs in Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island.