Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Lexington-Fayette 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 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,340
25th Percentile Wage
$35,570
50th Percentile Wage
$41,370
75th Percentile Wage
$50,150
90th Percentile Wage
$90,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center 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 $90,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $31,340.

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 Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$41,370
-1.72% 29.93%
2015
$42,080
11.38% -
2014
$37,290
0.78% -
2013
$37,000
21.65% -
2012
$28,990
- -

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $41,370, Lexington-Fayette is the second highest paying city for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Louisville-Jefferson County (median annual salary of $42,840). Compared with Louisville-Jefferson County, the median annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Lexington-Fayette is 3.4 percent (3.4%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$42,840
Lexington-Fayette
$41,370
Evansville
$37,550
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$31,120
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$28,510



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