Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Rockford, Illinois

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Rockford, Illinois are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Rockford 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 Rockford, Illinois

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27,790
25th Percentile Wage
$31,300
50th Percentile Wage
$44,740
75th Percentile Wage
$52,320
90th Percentile Wage
$62,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Rockford, Illinois in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $62,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $44,740. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $27,790.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.36
25th Percentile Wage
$15.05
50th Percentile Wage
$21.51
75th Percentile Wage
$25.16
90th Percentile Wage
$29.96

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Rockford, Illinois. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $29.96. The median hourly salary is $21.51. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.36.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201644,7407.87%19.67%
201541,2203.37%-
201439,8309.77%-
201235,940--

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Rockford with Other Illinois Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $44,740 in Rockford is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Illinois. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Rockford is 25.8 percent (25.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area and 36.7 percent (36.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northwest Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$60,270
Bloomington-Normal
$52,890
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL Metropolitan Division)
$51,070
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville (IL-IN-WI Area)
$50,000
Rockford
$44,740
South Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$42,830
West Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$36,040
Champaign-Urbana
$35,700
Peoria
$34,940
East Central Illinois nonmetropolitan area
$28,300

See also: Top paying jobs in Rockford, Illinois.