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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News 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 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,430
25th Percentile Wage
$66,620
50th Percentile Wage
$86,380
75th Percentile Wage
$118,520
90th Percentile Wage
$167,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $167,780. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,430.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.17
25th Percentile Wage
$32.03
50th Percentile Wage
$41.53
75th Percentile Wage
$56.98
90th Percentile Wage
$80.66

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $80.66. The median hourly salary is $41.53. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.17.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201686,3801.96%0.22%
201584,6902.30%-
201482,740-6.79%-
201388,3602.46%-
201286,190--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News with Other Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,380 in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News is 13.3 percent (13.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Richmond and 47.3 percent (47.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Richmond
$99,670
Northwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$94,840
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News
$86,380
Southside Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$83,190
Southwestern Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$75,640
Danville
$74,080
Roanoke
$72,150
Lynchburg
$57,890
Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol
$57,200
Blacksburg-Christiansburg-Radford
$45,530

See also: Top paying jobs in Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia.