Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,520
25th Percentile Wage
$78,540
50th Percentile Wage
$88,820
75th Percentile Wage
$102,440
90th Percentile Wage
$117,010

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Sioux Falls, South Dakota in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $117,010. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,820. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,520.

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

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

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 Sioux Falls, South Dakota.