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Postsecondary Education Administrators in Montana

Is Montana a good place for you to work as a Postsecondary Education Administrator?

4.0% Jobs Projection
$84,110 Median Salary
20 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Postsecondary Education Administrators in Montana are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Postsecondary Education Administrators in Montana is growing slower than average.

  • Postsecondary Education Administrators in Montana earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Postsecondary Education Administrators Work in Montana?

There were approximately 410 workers employed as Postsecondary Education Administrators in this state in 2018.

There were 330 Postsecondary Education Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 80 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Postsecondary Education Administrators in MT Employment Trend

The typical state has 1,820 Postsecondary Education Administrators working in it, which means Montana has fewer Postsecondary Education Administrators than average.

Postsecondary Education Administrators in MT vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Montana

Jobs for Postsecondary Education Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 4.0% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.1%.

Job Projections for Postsecondary Education Administrators: Nation vs. MT

Montana Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 20 annual job openings, and a total of 260 jobs for Montana Postsecondary Education Administrators in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 15,700 annual jobs and 198,300 total jobs in 2026.

What do Postsecondary Education Administrators Make in Montana?

In 2018 wages for Postsecondary Education Administrators ranged from $47,280 to $165,060 with $84,110 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $22.73 to $79.36. The median hourly rate was $40.44.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $40.04 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.40.

The median salary in Montana is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Postsecondary Education Administrators Earnings: MT vs. National Average

Top States for Postsecondary Education Administrators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Postsecondary Education Administrators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 12,390 $118,810
Massachusetts 11,130 $90,900
New York 10,810 $106,450
Illinois 8,330 $85,250
Michigan 5,230 $98,670
Ohio 4,780 $91,100
Pennsylvania 4,750 $97,440
North Carolina 4,620 $90,070
Indiana 3,770 $87,190
Arizona 3,750 $81,800
Tennessee 3,720 $83,350
Wisconsin 2,940 $97,430
Virginia 2,770 $97,320
Minnesota 2,530 $95,330
South Carolina 2,460 $86,020
Iowa 2,360 $93,650
Alabama 2,340 $93,250
Washington 2,280 $92,320
Kentucky 2,160 $73,710
Missouri 2,140 $95,730

Below are the states where Postsecondary Education Administrators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
New Jersey $130,760
Delaware $122,100
Maryland $119,670
California $118,810
Hawaii $114,790
New York $106,450
North Dakota $106,040
Wyoming $104,990
Rhode Island $101,200
South Dakota $100,700

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Occupation MT Employment Total
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 800
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 130
Education Administrators 70

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