Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for elementary and secondary school education administrators in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators among Colorado metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$112,240
75th Percentile Wage
$96,500
50th Percentile Wage
$85,270
25th Percentile Wage
$71,970
10th Percentile Wage
$61,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $112,240. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $85,270. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $61,370.

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

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $85,270 1.90%
2013 $83,680 1.96%
2012 $82,070 -0.76%
2011 $82,700 1.34%
2010 $81,610 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Colorado from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 4.48%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.96%. We also see the year 2011 had a positive salary growth of 1.34% while year 2012 had a negtive one (-0.76%).

Table 4. Average Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Wage in Colorado vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$85,270
Postsecondary Education Administrators
$77,160
Other Education Administrators
$77,330
Architectural and Engineering Managers
$147,790
Food Service Managers
$58,150
Funeral Service Managers
$70,190
Gaming Managers
$49,210

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Colorado Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Colorado ranges from $66,940 to $93,490. The highest paying area for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Colorado is Boulder with a median annual salary of $93,490. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Fort Collins-Loveland (mean annual salary $89,870). The lowest paying area is East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $66,940.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boulder
$93,490
Fort Collins-Loveland
$89,870
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$88,150
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$85,370
Pueblo
$84,250
Greeley
$83,740
Colorado Springs
$82,530
Grand Junction
$80,300
West Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$75,070
Central Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$67,970
East and South Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$66,940

Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary by State

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