Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Sioux City, South Dakota

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Sioux City, South Dakota are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Sioux City 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 Sioux City, South Dakota

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,530
25th Percentile Wage
$47,330
50th Percentile Wage
$65,130
75th Percentile Wage
$90,910
90th Percentile Wage
$125,470

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Sioux City, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $125,470. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,530.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.48
25th Percentile Wage
$22.76
50th Percentile Wage
$31.31
75th Percentile Wage
$43.71
90th Percentile Wage
$60.32

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Sioux City, South Dakota. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $60.32. The median hourly salary is $31.31. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.48.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201665,1305.05%1.46%
201461,840-0.71%-
201362,280-3.05%-
201264,180--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Sioux City with Other South Dakota Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $65,130, Sioux City is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of South Dakota, following city of Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $101,140). In comparison, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Sioux City is 35.6 percent (35.6%) lower than that in the highest paying city Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$101,140
Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area
$90,600
Sioux Falls
$88,820
Sioux City
$65,130

See also: Top paying jobs in Sioux City, South Dakota.