National » Postsecondary Education Administrators » Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill

Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill 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 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,330
25th Percentile Wage
$58,880
50th Percentile Wage
$82,370
75th Percentile Wage
$114,200
90th Percentile Wage
$156,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $156,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,330.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.27
25th Percentile Wage
$28.31
50th Percentile Wage
$39.60
75th Percentile Wage
$54.91
90th Percentile Wage
$75.42

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $75.42. The median hourly salary is $39.60. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.27.

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
201682,3700.74%9.91%
201581,7601.86%-
201480,240-2.46%-
201382,2109.73%-
201274,210--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill with Other South Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $82,370 in Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill 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 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill is 36.8 percent (36.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Augusta-Richmond County and 54.7 percent (54.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Upper Savannah South Carolina nonmetropolitan area.

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 Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill, South Carolina.