Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area 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 Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,770
25th Percentile Wage
$80,380
50th Percentile Wage
$104,480
75th Percentile Wage
$145,170
90th Percentile Wage
$182,500

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $182,500. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $104,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,770.

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
$104,480
3.20% 8.13%
2016
$101,140
1.89% -
2015
$99,230
3.45% -
2014
$95,810
-1.05% -
2013
$96,820
0.86% -
2012
$95,990
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area with Other South Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $104,480, Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is the highest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of South Dakota, followed by Sioux Falls (median annual salary $88,820). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is 15.0 percent (15.0%) higher than that in Sioux Falls.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$104,480
Sioux Falls
$88,820
Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$80,640
Sioux City
$72,020



See also: Top paying jobs in Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota.