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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 statistics 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [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
$66,430
25th Percentile Wage
$86,410
50th Percentile Wage
$135,930
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 $135,930. The average annual salary of the 25th percentile is $86,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,430.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$135,930
4.10% 6.35%
2016
$130,360
-16.80% -
2015
$152,260
2.75% -
2014
$148,070
-4.73% -
2013
$155,070
17.91% -
2012
$127,300
- -

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 $135,930, Augusta-Richmond County is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of South Carolina, followed by Columbia (median annual salary $115,920). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Augusta-Richmond County is 14.7 percent (14.7%) higher than that in Columbia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Augusta-Richmond County
$135,930
Columbia
$115,920
Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville
$96,640
Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill
$86,500
Greenville-Mauldin-Easley
$74,580
Florence
$69,690
Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway
$69,060
Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$68,560
Spartanburg
$65,950
Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$63,120
Sumter
$62,740
Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$52,300



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