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 information of postsecondary education administrators in Sioux Falls 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 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.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.94
25th Percentile Wage
$37.76
50th Percentile Wage
$42.70
75th Percentile Wage
$49.25
90th Percentile Wage
$56.25

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $56.25. The median hourly salary is $42.70. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.94.

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $88,820 in Sioux Falls is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of South Dakota. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Sioux Falls is 12.2 percent (12.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area and 26.7 percent (26.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Sioux City.

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 Falls, South Dakota.