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 statistics 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [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.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.07
25th Percentile Wage
$17.10
50th Percentile Wage
$19.89
75th Percentile Wage
$24.11
90th Percentile Wage
$43.64

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $43.64. The median hourly salary is $19.89. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.07.

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201641,370-1.72%29.93%
201542,08011.38%-
201437,2900.78%-
201337,00021.65%-
201228,990--

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 $44,650). Compared with Louisville-Jefferson County, the median annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Lexington-Fayette is 7.3 percent (7.3%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$44,650
Lexington-Fayette
$41,370
Evansville
$38,150

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