Education Administrator, Postsecondary Salary

Postsecondary Education Administrators in the United States pull down an average of $52K per year. Earnings generally vary between $40K and $82K per year. Job satisfaction for Postsecondary Education Administrators is high. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Women Postsecondary Education Administrators who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$40,724 - $82,598
(Median)
$41K
$52K
$83K
MEDIAN: $51,753
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$0$28K$56K$84K
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$40,724 - $82,598  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $15,781  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$39,732 - $82,477  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 66
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Job Description for Education Administrator, Postsecondary

  • Update and report on budgets, schedules, students, and/or room usage.
  • Plan, organize, correspond about, and oversee special events.
  • Create, organize, update, and edit informational and reporting data, materials, and documents.
  • Assist with correspondence, answer questions, and aid faculty and students.

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Pay by Experience Level for Education Administrator, Postsecondary

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $46K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $49K. Postsecondary Education Administrators see a median salary of $65K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Postsecondary Education Administrators with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are no higher than those with 10 to 20 years on the job.

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Experience Affects Education Administrator, Postsecondary Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 27%

Late-Career
up arrow 26%

National Average
$51,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 75%
vision benefits Vision: 54% employee benefits None: 9%
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