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Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary Information in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,210
25th Percentile Wage
$54,160
50th Percentile Wage
$72,080
75th Percentile Wage
$107,020
90th Percentile Wage
$187,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $187,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,080. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,210.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.22
25th Percentile Wage
$26.04
50th Percentile Wage
$34.65
75th Percentile Wage
$51.45
90th Percentile Wage
$90.17

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for postsecondary education administrators in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $90.17. The median hourly salary is $34.65. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.22.

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
201672,0802.93%-9.79%
201569,9707.67%-
201464,600-25.59%-
201381,1302.45%-
201279,140--

Table 3. Compare Postsecondary Education Administrator Salary in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $72,080, Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area is the lowest paying city for postsecondary education administrators in state of West Virginia, following city of Washington-Arlington-Alexandria (median annual salary of $93,900). Also we note that in comparison, the annual salary of postsecondary education administrators in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area is about 23.2 percent (23.2%) lower than that of the highest paying city Washington-Arlington-Alexandria.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$93,900
Winchester
$85,780
Charleston
$85,220
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$83,200
Huntington-Ashland
$80,920
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$79,360
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$72,080

See also: Top paying jobs in Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area, West Virginia.