Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Lexington-Fayette 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 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$58,200
25th Percentile Wage
$71,500
50th Percentile Wage
$88,700
75th Percentile Wage
$102,070
90th Percentile Wage
$122,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $122,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $58,200.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201688,700-0.34%1.42%
201589,0002.29%-
201486,9600.33%-
201386,670-0.89%-
201287,440--

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $88,700, Lexington-Fayette is the second highest paying city for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Louisville-Jefferson County (median annual salary of $97,820). Compared with Louisville-Jefferson County, the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Lexington-Fayette is 9.3 percent (9.3%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$97,820
Lexington-Fayette
$88,700
Owensboro
$87,520
Evansville
$86,970
Elizabethtown
$86,700
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$80,420
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$79,570
Bowling Green
$78,880
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$76,310
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$73,880

See also: Top paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.