Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Massachusetts

The average annual and hourly salaries for elementary and secondary school education administrators in the state of Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators among Massachusetts cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$129,740
75th Percentile Wage
$115,350
50th Percentile Wage
$98,450
25th Percentile Wage
$83,060
10th Percentile Wage
$65,250

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $129,740. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $98,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $65,250.

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

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $98,450 1.08%
2013 $97,400 1.62%
2012 $95,850 0.91%
2011 $94,990 0.98%
2010 $94,070 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Massachusetts from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 4.66%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 1.62%. We also note that the average annual wage had a small growth of 0.91% in the year 2012 and a small increase of 0.98% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Wage in Massachusetts vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators
$98,450
Postsecondary Education Administrators
$85,060
Other Education Administrators
$63,590
Architectural and Engineering Managers
$135,940
Food Service Managers
$51,960
Funeral Service Managers
$77,600
Lodging Managers
$55,790

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Massachusetts Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in some Massachusetts cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Massachusetts ranges from $87,970 to $108,030. The highest paying area for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Massachusetts is Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton with a median annual salary of $108,030. The second highest paying city/area in Massachusetts State is Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $104,320). The lowest paying area is Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $87,970.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$108,030
Nantucket Island and Marthas Vineyard nonmetropolitan area
$104,320
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$102,960
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$99,900
Framingham
$98,590
Barnstable Town
$98,200
Pittsfield
$97,510
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$95,290
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$94,630
New Bedford
$94,530
North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$94,340
Peabody
$94,250
Worcester
$93,700
Springfield
$92,250
Southwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$91,360
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$87,970

Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary by State

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