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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford 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 Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34,710
25th Percentile Wage
$39,110
50th Percentile Wage
$45,530
75th Percentile Wage
$62,880
90th Percentile Wage
$128,070

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $128,070. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $45,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $34,710.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth1-Year Growth
2013
$45,530
-2.77% -2.77%
2012
$46,790
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford with Other Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $45,530, Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Virginia, following city of Charlottesville (median annual salary of $129,390). Compared with the highest paying city Charlottesville, the median annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford is 64.8 percent (64.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Charlottesville
$129,390
Harrisonburg
$112,570
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$99,230
Richmond
$96,240
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$93,530
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$93,190
Roanoke
$90,350
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$88,770
Danville
$74,080
Lynchburg
$57,890
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$57,200
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$45,530



See also: Top paying jobs in Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford, Virginia.