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Highest Paying Cities for Other Education Administrators

The top 100 highest paying cities for other education administrators (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of other education administrators in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $120,820, Fresno, California is the highest paying city for other education administrators. It is followed by Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California (average annual salary $115,290). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of other education administrators in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Other Education Administrators

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Fresno, California
$120,820
70
2 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$115,290
400
3 Upper Eastern Shore nonmetropolitan area, Maryland
$114,190
140
4 San Juan-Caguas-Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
$111,700
160
5 Stockton, California
$107,760
160
6 St Marys County, Maryland
$107,650
n/a
7 Hagerstown-Martinsburg, West Virginia
$107,500
40
8 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$106,570
60
9 Iowa City, Iowa
$105,870
60
10 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$105,390
40
11 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$104,310
100
12 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$103,440
1,580
13 Dayton, Ohio
$103,240
170
14 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$102,510
2,520
15 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$101,910
390
16 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$101,370
1,940
17 Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, Virginia
$101,330
190
18 Charlottesville, Virginia
$101,320
40
19 Jacksonville, Florida
$100,810
80
20 Camden, New Jersey
$99,940
120
21 Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville, Florida
$99,380
30
22 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$98,510
50
23 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$98,120
50
24 Richmond, Virginia
$97,300
200
25 Lake County-Kenosha County, Wisconsin
$96,390
130
26 Anchorage, Alaska
$96,370
70
27 Montgomery, Alabama
$96,140
300
28 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$95,900
70
29 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$95,800
140
30 Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater, Florida
$95,700
160
31 Appleton, Wisconsin
$95,650
n/a
32 Denver-Aurora-Broomfield, Colorado
$94,960
100
33 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$94,940
90
34 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$94,030
1,320
35 Rochester, New York
$93,780
30
36 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$93,640
280
37 Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, Arkansas
$93,200
90
38 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$93,160
100
39 Kansas City, Missouri
$93,010
220
40 Salt Lake City, Utah
$92,890
50
41 Colorado Springs, Colorado
$92,630
300
42 Gainesville, Florida
$92,050
50
43 Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford, Florida
$91,590
180
44 Modesto, California
$91,310
120
45 Salisbury, Maryland
$91,000
130
46 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$90,700
90
47 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$90,690
400
48 Charleston, West Virginia
$90,540
50
49 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$90,080
50
50 Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills, Michigan
$89,670
130
51 Albany-Schenectady-Troy, New York
$89,500
60
52 St Cloud, Minnesota
$88,500
50
53 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$88,380
180
54 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$88,040
380
55 Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor, Ohio
$88,030
200
56 Baton Rouge, Louisiana
$87,780
40
57 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$87,680
n/a
58 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$87,500
170
59 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$87,450
680
60 Ogden-Clearfield, Utah
$86,790
30
61 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$86,630
280
62 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$86,300
90
63 Wilmington, New Jersey
$85,950
50
64 Savannah, Georgia
$85,120
30
65 Jackson, Mississippi
$84,730
50
66 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$84,720
180
67 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$83,580
80
68 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$83,090
90
69 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
$83,040
230
70 San Antonio-New Braunfels, Texas
$82,860
310
71 Southeast Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$82,190
100
72 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$81,880
450
73 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia
$81,820
390
74 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$81,360
840
75 North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area, Massachusetts
$81,250
60
76 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$81,170
1,560
77 Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama
$79,540
70
78 Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, Texas
$79,490
230
79 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$79,420
1,120
80 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania
$79,110
80
81 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$78,900
1,260
82 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$78,600
560
83 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$78,370
1,640
84 Elizabethtown, Kentucky
$78,060
150
85 St Louis, Missouri
$76,960
240
86 Fayetteville, North Carolina
$76,780
420
87 Madison, Wisconsin
$76,450
30
88 Low Country South Carolina nonmetropolitan area, South Carolina
$76,320
80
89 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina
$75,240
170
90 Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area, Oklahoma
$75,110
n/a
91 Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis, Wisconsin
$75,040
90
92 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$74,840
420
93 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$74,600
1,070
94 Springfield, Massachusetts
$74,580
90
95 Columbus, Ohio
$74,530
180
96 Salinas, California
$74,120
50
97 Clarksville, Tennessee
$74,040
470
98 Framingham, Massachusetts
$73,470
40
99 East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area, Kentucky
$73,350
40
100 Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, Arizona
$73,320
490
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