Research Results

Administrators in Higher Education

The Administrators in Higher Education Survey collects data on nearly 50,000 administrators in approximately 200 senior-level administrative positions from more than 1,100 higher ed institutions. Data collected include, salary, gender, race/ethnicity, age and years in position

Survey Participants

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

Participating Institutions  |  Data Use Agreement  |  Data Anonymity Statement

Purchase Results Two Ways

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

DataOnDemand

DataOnDemand for Administrators 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.

Data Trends and Briefs

Research Briefs

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The Representation and Pay of Women and Minorities in Higher Education Administrative Positions: Institutions That Are Getting It Right
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Pay and the Representation of Racial/Ethnic Minorities in Higher Education Administrative Positions: The Century So Far
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The Gender Pay Gap and the Representation of Women in Higher Education Administrative Positions: The Century So Far
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