The annual and hourly salary statistics of postsecondary education administrators in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of postsecondary education administrators in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$55,300|
|25th Percentile Wage||$67,690|
|50th Percentile Wage||$89,850|
|75th Percentile Wage||$119,800|
|90th Percentile Wage||$156,830|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $156,830. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,850. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $55,300.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of postsecondary education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $89,850 in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro is 6.4 percent (6.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Seattle-Bellevue-Everett and 19.8 percent (19.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area.
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