Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy 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 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$36,820
25th Percentile Wage
$44,140
50th Percentile Wage
$58,210
75th Percentile Wage
$78,710
90th Percentile Wage
$95,800

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $95,800. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $58,210. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $36,820.

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 Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$58,210
7.68% 9.93%
2016
$53,740
-12.56% -
2015
$60,490
9.39% -
2014
$54,810
-1.20% -
2013
$55,470
5.48% -
2012
$52,430
- -

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $58,210 in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is 11.8 percent (11.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Framingham and 34.6 percent (34.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Pittsfield.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$65,980
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$62,340
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$59,130
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$58,210
Worcester
$52,450
Springfield
$50,310
Peabody
$48,820
Barnstable Town
$48,150
New Bedford
$45,820
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$41,130
Pittsfield
$38,050



See also: Top paying jobs in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts.