Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$25,420
25th Percentile Wage
$29,620
50th Percentile Wage
$36,330
75th Percentile Wage
$50,970
90th Percentile Wage
$77,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $36,330. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $25,420.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.22
25th Percentile Wage
$14.24
50th Percentile Wage
$17.47
75th Percentile Wage
$24.51
90th Percentile Wage
$37.29

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.29. The median hourly salary is $17.47. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.22.

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
201636,3301.54%-10.16%
201535,770-3.38%-
201436,980-2.35%-
201337,850-5.73%-
201240,020--

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $36,330, Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is the lowest paying city for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Georgia, following city of South Georgia nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $47,230). In comparison, the median annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is 23.1 percent (23.1%) lower than that in the highest paying city South Georgia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$47,230
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$42,740
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$38,720
Macon
$38,010
Gainesville
$36,990
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$36,330

See also: Top paying jobs in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia.