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Highest Paying Cities for Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators

The top 100 highest paying cities for elementary and secondary school 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 elementary and secondary school education administrators in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $148,330, Nassau-Suffolk, New York is the highest paying city for elementary and secondary school education administrators. It is followed by Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut (average annual salary $144,990). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2018 [1]. For more salary information of elementary and secondary school education administrators in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$148,330
2,830
2 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$144,990
1,060
3 Fairbanks, Alaska
$144,660
50
4 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$136,060
1,450
5 Danbury, Connecticut
$134,260
160
6 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$132,780
500
7 New Haven, Connecticut
$131,410
630
8 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$131,120
20,880
9 El Centro, California
$130,820
110
10 Yuba City, California
$130,440
130
11 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$129,160
15,020
12 Napa, California
$127,980
130
13 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$127,570
2,690
14 Waterbury, Connecticut
$127,510
230
15 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$126,630
1,270
16 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$125,810
1,500
17 Norwich-New London, Rhode Island
$124,960
240
18 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$124,530
1,370
19 Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario, California
$123,960
2,060
20 Anchorage, Alaska
$123,720
250
21 San Rafael, USA
$122,510
180
22 Edison-New Brunswick, New Jersey
$122,450
2,040
23 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$122,370
2,540
24 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Anaheim, USA
$122,260
6,360
25 Salinas, California
$121,990
290
26 Atlantic City-Hammonton, New Jersey
$121,700
220
27 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$121,510
1,900
28 Visalia-Porterville, California
$121,250
300
29 Naples-Marco Island, Florida
$121,220
70
30 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$120,820
2,490
31 Ocean City, New Jersey
$120,550
70
32 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$120,450
1,180
33 Modesto, California
$120,180
360
34 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$120,090
520
35 Santa Maria-Santa Barbara, USA
$119,840
240
36 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, California
$119,660
4,910
37 Tacoma, Washington
$118,860
590
38 Montgomery County-Bucks County-Chester County, USA
$118,180
1,610
39 San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos, California
$117,540
1,630
40 Camden, New Jersey
$117,200
1,170
41 Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, California
$117,170
470
42 Merced, California
$117,160
170
43 Stockton, California
$117,120
500
44 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$116,920
450
45 Redding, California
$116,530
160
46 Fresno, California
$116,510
740
47 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$116,360
12,260
48 Mount Vernon-Anacortes, Washington
$116,210
100
49 Dutchess County-Putnam County, USA
$116,180
340
50 Bakersfield-Delano, California
$115,660
650
51 Bremerton-Silverdale, Washington
$115,620
170
52 California-Lexington Park, USA
$115,340
70
53 North Coast Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$115,240
220
54 Hanford-Corcoran, California
$115,190
110
55 Kingston, New York
$115,170
160
56 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$115,090
1,300
57 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$115,010
860
58 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$115,000
4,640
59 Bismarck, North Dakota
$114,760
90
60 Bellingham, Washington
$114,540
140
61 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$114,520
2,990
62 San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles, California
$114,300
150
63 Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$114,160
190
64 Wenatchee-East Wenatchee, Washington
$114,140
100
65 Wilmington, New Jersey
$113,410
610
66 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$113,250
150
67 Corvallis, Oregon
$113,030
60
68 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$113,000
170
69 North Valley Region of California nonmetropolitan area, California
$112,950
90
70 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$112,510
5,530
71 Spokane, Washington
$112,460
360
72 Olympia, Washington
$112,030
220
73 Bethesda-Rockville-Frederick, Maryland
$111,950
1,300
74 Salem, Oregon
$111,340
340
75 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$111,060
2,210
76 New Bedford, Massachusetts
$111,010
180
77 Sacramento-Arden-Arcade-Roseville, California
$110,970
1,310
78 La Crosse, Wisconsin
$110,490
120
79 Bend, Oregon
$110,380
170
80 Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro, Washington
$110,350
1,960
81 Dover, Delaware
$110,330
240
82 Eastern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area, Connecticut
$110,160
90
83 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$110,140
4,350
84 East Central New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$110,110
120
85 Longview, Washington
$110,010
70
86 Baltimore-Towson, Maryland
$109,880
2,460
87 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$109,710
1,250
88 Sussex County, Delaware
$109,540
140
89 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$109,480
6,880
90 Madera-Chowchilla, California
$109,210
100
91 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$109,030
5,130
92 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$108,790
1,150
93 Salisbury, Maryland
$108,340
350
94 Peabody, Massachusetts
$108,080
180
95 Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner, Massachusetts
$107,830
140
96 Santa Rosa-Petaluma, California
$107,690
280
97 Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, Washington
$107,620
250
98 Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall, Florida
$107,600
490
99 Davenport-Moline-Rock Island, Iowa
$107,490
290
100 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$107,180
6,240
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