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Highest Paying Cities for Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators

The top 100 highest paying cities for preschool and childcare center 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 preschool and childcare center education administrators in those cities are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with a annual salary of $95,350, Merced, California is the highest paying city for preschool and childcare center education administrators. It is followed by Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA (average annual salary $76,510). 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 preschool and childcare center education administrators in a specific city, use the links in the table.

Table 1. 100 Highest Paying Cities/Areas for Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators

Rank City/Area Average Salary i # of
Empl. i
1 Merced, California
$95,350
40
2 Silver Spring-Frederick-Rockville, USA
$76,510
300
3 Birmingham-Hoover, Alabama
$75,710
100
4 Lynchburg, Virginia
$70,200
50
5 New York-Jersey City-White Plains, USA
$67,780
3,640
6 Columbia, South Carolina
$67,310
70
7 Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area, Missouri
$66,690
30
8 Fresno, California
$66,040
160
9 Framingham, Massachusetts
$65,980
130
10 New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, New York
$65,730
4,740
11 Nassau-Suffolk, New York
$64,120
610
12 New York-White Plains-Wayne, New York
$64,110
2,910
13 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$62,340
840
14 Northwest Minnesota nonmetropolitan area, Minnesota
$61,860
40
15 San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, California
$61,790
570
16 Santa Fe, New Mexico
$61,120
40
17 Trenton-Ewing, New Jersey
$60,910
100
18 Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area, Ohio
$60,650
30
19 Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area, Illinois
$60,270
30
20 Flint, Michigan
$60,160
50
21 Charleston-North Charleston-Summerville, South Carolina
$60,040
60
22 Anchorage, Alaska
$59,870
60
23 Salinas, California
$59,860
50
24 Kingsport-Bristol-Bristol, Virginia
$59,580
40
25 Dover, Delaware
$59,210
40
26 Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach, Florida
$59,150
60
27 Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, Massachusetts
$59,130
40
28 Vineland-Millville-Bridgeton, New Jersey
$58,900
30
29 Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine, California
$58,540
530
30 Lowell-Billerica-Chelmsford, New Hampshire
$58,430
70
31 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts
$58,210
1,440
32 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, District of Columbia
$57,900
1,320
33 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division), Illinois
$57,870
1,290
34 Waterbury, Connecticut
$57,810
60
35 Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$57,740
50
36 North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area, New Mexico
$57,640
40
37 Northeast Mississippi nonmetropolitan area, Mississippi
$57,420
30
38 San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, California
$57,220
720
39 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina
$56,910
220
40 West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach, Florida
$56,750
30
41 Medford, Oregon
$56,700
n/a
42 Battle Creek, Michigan
$56,640
n/a
43 San Rafael, USA
$56,380
210
44 Athens-Clarke County, Georgia
$56,360
40
45 Portland-South Portland-Biddeford, Maine
$56,140
80
46 Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area, Wisconsin
$55,880
40
47 Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, West Virginia
$55,880
1,020
48 Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan
$55,670
60
49 Portsmouth, New Hampshire
$55,390
80
50 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
$55,330
560
51 Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area, Colorado
$55,260
40
52 Anaheim-Santa Ana-Irvine, USA
$55,060
500
53 Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area), Illinois
$55,000
1,630
54 Lincoln, Nebraska
$54,790
n/a
55 Providence-Fall River-Warwick, Rhode Island
$54,400
220
56 West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area, Arkansas
$54,320
40
57 Santa Cruz-Watsonville, California
$54,320
80
58 San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont, California
$54,150
1,650
59 Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area, North Carolina
$54,010
200
60 Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood, Texas
$53,940
40
61 Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown, New York
$53,750
110
62 Eau Claire, Wisconsin
$53,180
50
63 Camden, New Jersey
$53,100
180
64 Eugene-Springfield, Oregon
$53,010
110
65 Bloomington-Normal, Illinois
$52,890
60
66 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana
$52,770
70
67 Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area, Pennsylvania
$52,760
50
68 Jacksonville, Florida
$52,670
150
69 Lansing-East Lansing, Michigan
$52,510
50
70 Worcester, Massachusetts
$52,450
130
71 Macon, Georgia
$52,410
40
72 Sioux Falls, South Dakota
$52,340
40
73 Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford, Connecticut
$52,340
220
74 North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area, Tennessee
$52,300
30
75 Youngstown-Warren-Boardman, Pennsylvania
$52,040
70
76 Danbury, Connecticut
$52,010
40
77 Spokane, Washington
$51,990
60
78 Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington, Wisconsin
$51,940
510
79 Newark-Union, Pennsylvania
$51,880
360
80 Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area, New York
$51,840
40
81 South Bend-Mishawaka, Michigan
$51,640
30
82 Lubbock, Texas
$51,580
60
83 New Haven, Connecticut
$51,530
100
84 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington
$51,390
600
85 Myrtle Beach-North Myrtle Beach-Conway, South Carolina
$51,270
30
86 Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana, California
$50,930
2,290
87 Memphis, Tennessee
$50,910
230
88 Chattanooga, Tennessee
$50,830
40
89 Oakland-Fremont-Hayward, California
$50,700
870
90 Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach, Florida
$50,680
340
91 Las Vegas-Paradise, Nevada
$50,400
100
92 Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, Connecticut
$50,380
230
93 Springfield, Massachusetts
$50,310
190
94 Vallejo-Fairfield, California
$50,220
50
95 Lynn-Saugus-Marblehead, USA
$50,040
30
96 Asheville, North Carolina
$49,640
40
97 Southwestern Wyoming nonmetropolitan area, Wyoming
$49,530
40
98 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington
$49,380
720
99 Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, Pennsylvania
$49,240
1,520
100 Rochester, New York
$49,170
190
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