Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Decatur, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Decatur, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Decatur is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,670
25th Percentile Wage
$81,530
50th Percentile Wage
$90,530
75th Percentile Wage
$98,770
90th Percentile Wage
$104,340

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Decatur, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $104,340. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $90,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,670.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$90,530
6.12% 18.19%
2016
$84,990
-8.45% -
2015
$92,170
4.35% -
2014
$88,160
0.47% -
2013
$87,750
15.60% -
2012
$74,060
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $90,530, Decatur is the highest paying city for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Alabama, followed by Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $85,910). In comparison, the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Decatur is 5.1 percent (5.1%) higher than that in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Decatur
$90,530
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$85,910
Birmingham-Hoover
$85,510
Auburn-Opelika
$84,150
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$83,100
Huntsville
$82,290
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$81,730
Tuscaloosa
$80,970
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$80,960
Dothan
$77,840
Mobile
$75,100
Gadsden
$75,020
Anniston-Oxford
$74,600
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$73,680
Montgomery
$73,140



See also: Top paying jobs in Decatur, Alabama.