Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Auburn-Opelika is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$63,720
25th Percentile Wage
$71,510
50th Percentile Wage
$87,440
75th Percentile Wage
$106,800
90th Percentile Wage
$127,630

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $127,630. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $87,440. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,720.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201687,440-2.70%0.37%
201589,800-0.36%-
201490,1209.00%-
201382,010-6.23%-
201287,120--

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Auburn-Opelika with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $87,440, Auburn-Opelika is the highest paying city for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Alabama, followed by Decatur (median annual salary $84,990). In comparison, the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Auburn-Opelika is 2.8 percent (2.8%) higher than that in Decatur.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Auburn-Opelika
$87,440
Decatur
$84,990
Tuscaloosa
$82,020
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$81,830
Birmingham-Hoover
$81,630
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$80,660
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$80,470
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$80,160
Huntsville
$78,450
Gadsden
$78,070
Montgomery
$76,460
Mobile
$75,650
Dothan
$73,890
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$73,230
Anniston-Oxford
$72,040

See also: Top paying jobs in Auburn-Opelika, Alabama.