The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$59,130|
|25th Percentile Wage||$75,830|
|50th Percentile Wage||$96,640|
|75th Percentile Wage||$136,850|
|90th Percentile Wage||$194,120|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $194,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $96,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,130.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $96,640 in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of South Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville is 28.9 percent (28.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Augusta-Richmond County and 45.9 percent (45.9%) higher than that in the lowest paying Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Augusta-Richmond County|| |
|Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville|| |
|Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill|| |
|Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway|| |
|Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Lower Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area|| |