Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk 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 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37,950
25th Percentile Wage
$44,550
50th Percentile Wage
$57,640
75th Percentile Wage
$82,360
90th Percentile Wage
$131,790

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $131,790. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,640. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $37,950.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18.25
25th Percentile Wage
$21.42
50th Percentile Wage
$27.71
75th Percentile Wage
$39.60
90th Percentile Wage
$63.36

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $63.36. The median hourly salary is $27.71. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18.25.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201657,640-27.53%19.92%
201573,51018.81%-
201459,68021.16%-
201347,0501.89%-
201246,160--

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with Other Connecticut Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $57,640, Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is the highest paying city for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Connecticut, followed by Waterbury (median annual salary $55,220). In comparison, the median annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk is 4.2 percent (4.2%) higher than that in Waterbury.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$57,640
Waterbury
$55,220
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$47,650
New Haven
$45,190
Danbury
$34,290

See also: Top paying jobs in Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut.