The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Ames, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Ames is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$32,910|
|25th Percentile Wage||$35,460|
|50th Percentile Wage||$39,760|
|75th Percentile Wage||$49,610|
|90th Percentile Wage||$68,810|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Ames, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $68,810. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $39,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,910.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $39,760 in Ames is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Ames is 12.9 percent (12.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Cedar Rapids and 24.0 percent (24.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Cedar Rapids|| |
|Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Waterloo-Cedar Falls|| |
|Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Iowa City|| |
|Davenport-Moline-Rock Island|| |
|Des Moines-West Des Moines|| |
|Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area|| |
See also: Top paying jobs in Ames, Iowa.