Research Results

Administrators in Higher Education

The Administrators in Higher Education Survey collects data on nearly 50,000 administrators in 202 senior-level administrative positions from 1,160 higher ed institutions. Data collected include, salary, gender, race/ethnicity, age and years in position.

2020 Survey Participants

Survey Participation and Information Template
Includes instructions, position descriptions, upload template and more.

Participating Institutions  |  Data Use Agreement  |  Data Anonymity Statement

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CUPA-HR member institutions have complimentary access to this report in the Knowledge Center


DataOnDemand for Professionals in Higher Education is a subscription service that provides access to the data on these positions, plus analysis and reporting tools for creating data comparisons. Learn more.

Annual Report

The Administrators in Higher Education Annual Report contains detailed aggregate salary information and in-depth analysis of key results. Read the overview.

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