Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Tyler, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Tyler, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Tyler 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 Tyler, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$56,990
25th Percentile Wage
$78,880
50th Percentile Wage
$97,090
75th Percentile Wage
$132,170
90th Percentile Wage
$199,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Tyler, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $199,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $97,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $56,990.

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
$97,090
1.04% 6.31%
2016
$96,080
-19.35% -
2015
$114,670
7.48% -
2014
$106,090
14.26% -
2012
$90,960
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Tyler with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $97,090 in Tyler is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Tyler is 22.4 percent (22.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area and 26.4 percent (26.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Abilene.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$125,040
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$119,830
Lubbock
$116,040
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$111,010
Waco
$109,830
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$105,610
Brownsville-Harlingen
$104,880
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$100,620
El Paso
$99,850
Tyler
$97,090
College Station-Bryan
$96,990
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$94,240
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$93,170
Longview
$92,920
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$89,140
Amarillo
$88,160
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$87,860
Fort Worth-Arlington
$83,810
Corpus Christi
$82,010
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$80,540
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$80,260
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$80,020
Odessa
$79,570
Laredo
$78,540
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$75,240
Abilene
$71,470



See also: Top paying jobs in Tyler, Texas.