Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,460
25th Percentile Wage
$83,750
50th Percentile Wage
$98,880
75th Percentile Wage
$118,160
90th Percentile Wage
$131,370

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $131,370. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,880. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,460.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$98,880
1.07% 5.82%
2016
$97,820
3.77% -
2015
$94,130
1.60% -
2014
$92,620
1.07% -
2013
$91,630
-1.64% -
2012
$93,130
- -

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Louisville-Jefferson County with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $98,880, Louisville-Jefferson County is the highest paying city for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Kentucky, followed by Lexington-Fayette (median annual salary $90,840). In comparison, the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Louisville-Jefferson County is 8.1 percent (8.1%) higher than that in Lexington-Fayette.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$98,880
Lexington-Fayette
$90,840
Elizabethtown
$88,790
Owensboro
$88,580
Evansville
$86,460
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$83,430
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$81,180
Bowling Green
$81,070
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$78,570
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$74,830



See also: Top paying jobs in Louisville-Jefferson County, Kentucky.