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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of postsecondary education administrators in Northwestern Washington 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 Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$55,390
25th Percentile Wage
$62,580
50th Percentile Wage
$72,090
75th Percentile Wage
$86,070
90th Percentile Wage
$108,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,390.

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 Growth3-Year Growth
2015
$72,090
0.11% -3.75%
2014
$72,010
0.94% -
2013
$71,330
-4.85% -
2012
$74,790
- -

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $72,090, Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of Washington, following city of Seattle-Bellevue-Everett (median annual salary of $95,960). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area is about 24.9 percent (24.9%) lower than that of the highest paying city Seattle-Bellevue-Everett.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$95,960
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$94,390
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$89,910
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$89,850
Bellingham
$87,640
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$85,220
Spokane
$83,730
Tacoma
$83,330
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$80,680
Bremerton-Silverdale
$77,240
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$75,700
Yakima
$73,350
Olympia
$73,120
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$72,090



See also: Top paying jobs in Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area, Washington.