Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Gary, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Gary, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Gary is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators in Gary, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,240
25th Percentile Wage
$28,020
50th Percentile Wage
$31,090
75th Percentile Wage
$49,650
90th Percentile Wage
$65,820

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Gary, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $65,820. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $31,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,240.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$31,090
-5.34% -32.49%
2016
$32,750
-17.92% -
2015
$38,620
1.94% -
2014
$37,870
-8.66% -
2013
$41,150
-0.10% -
2012
$41,190
- -

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Gary with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $31,090, Gary is the lowest paying city for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Indiana, following city of Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary of $46,880). In comparison, the median annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Gary is 33.7 percent (33.7%) lower than that in the highest paying city Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$46,880
Fort Wayne
$46,150
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$39,600
Elkhart-Goshen
$37,760
Indianapolis-Carmel
$37,530
Bloomington
$32,470
Terre Haute
$32,330
Gary
$31,090



See also: Top paying jobs in Gary, Indiana.