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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,120
25th Percentile Wage
$70,000
50th Percentile Wage
$80,640
75th Percentile Wage
$113,360
90th Percentile Wage
$152,190

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Western 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 $152,190. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,120.

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
$80,640
-12.35% -22.30%
2016
$90,600
9.78% -
2015
$81,740
-1.35% -
2014
$82,840
-10.79% -
2013
$91,780
-7.45% -
2012
$98,620
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $80,640 in Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area 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 Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area is 22.8 percent (22.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Eastern South Dakota nonmetropolitan area and 10.7 percent (10.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Sioux City.

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 Western South Dakota nonmetropolitan area, South Dakota.