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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Augusta-Richmond County 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 Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,980
25th Percentile Wage
$88,330
50th Percentile Wage
$130,360
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $130,360. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $88,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,980.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.15
25th Percentile Wage
$42.47
50th Percentile Wage
$62.67
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina. The median hourly salary is $62.67. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is $42.47. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.15.

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
2016130,360-16.80%2.35%
2015152,2602.75%-
2014148,070-4.73%-
2013155,07017.91%-
2012127,300--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Augusta-Richmond County with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $130,360, Augusta-Richmond County is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of South Carolina, followed by Columbia (median annual salary $94,950). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Augusta-Richmond County is 27.2 percent (27.2%) higher than that in Columbia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Augusta-Richmond County
$130,360
Columbia
$94,950
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$82,370
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$79,790
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$71,140
Florence
$69,690
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$68,560
Spartanburg
$66,920
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$66,720
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$37,290

See also: Top paying jobs in Augusta-Richmond County, South Carolina.