The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$42,190|
|25th Percentile Wage||$46,270|
|50th Percentile Wage||$54,320|
|75th Percentile Wage||$62,160|
|90th Percentile Wage||$71,930|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $71,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $54,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $42,190.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $54,320 in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of California. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Santa Cruz-Watsonville is 43.0 percent (43.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Merced and 36.8 percent (36.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Chico.
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|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Northern Mountains Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Yuba City|| |