The median annual wage for postsecondary education administrators was $83,710 in May 2010. The median wage is the wage at which half the workers in an occupation earned more than that amount and half earned less. The lowest 10 percent earned less than $47,130, and the top 10 percent earned more than $164,540.
Postsecondary education administrators generally work full time. Most work year-round, but some schools may reduce their hours during the summer.
Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2012-13 Edition