Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in La Crosse, Wisconsin

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$59,240
25th Percentile Wage
$72,370
50th Percentile Wage
$86,660
75th Percentile Wage
$103,070
90th Percentile Wage
$135,810

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in La Crosse, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $135,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $86,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $59,240.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28.48
25th Percentile Wage
$34.79
50th Percentile Wage
$41.66
75th Percentile Wage
$49.55
90th Percentile Wage
$65.29

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in La Crosse, Wisconsin. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $65.29. The median hourly salary is $41.66. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28.48.

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
201686,6607.30%7.75%
201580,3304.98%-
201476,330-4.18%-
201379,520-0.53%-
201279,940--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in La Crosse with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $86,660 in La Crosse is in the middle of salary range for postsecondary education administrators in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in La Crosse is 17.2 percent (17.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Madison and 19.6 percent (19.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Madison
$104,600
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$95,670
Lake County-Kenosha County
$95,150
Eau Claire
$90,760
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$90,580
La Crosse
$86,660
Duluth
$85,570
Green Bay
$82,000
Janesville
$81,390
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$81,310
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$81,160
Fond du Lac
$75,840
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$69,640

See also: Top paying jobs in La Crosse, Wisconsin.