Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,640
25th Percentile Wage
$36,710
50th Percentile Wage
$48,200
75th Percentile Wage
$60,430
90th Percentile Wage
$76,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $76,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,640.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.81
25th Percentile Wage
$17.64
50th Percentile Wage
$23.18
75th Percentile Wage
$29.05
90th Percentile Wage
$36.85

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $36.85. The median hourly salary is $23.18. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.81.

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
201648,200-4.17%-2.01%
201550,21024.86%-
201437,730-45.38%-
201354,85010.36%-
201249,170--

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Kalamazoo-Portage with Other Michigan Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $48,200, Kalamazoo-Portage is the highest paying city for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Michigan, followed by Ann Arbor (median annual salary $46,420). In comparison, the median annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Kalamazoo-Portage is 3.7 percent (3.7%) higher than that in Ann Arbor.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kalamazoo-Portage
$48,200
Ann Arbor
$46,420
Detroit-Livonia-Dearborn
$43,820
Detroit-Warren-Livonia
$43,750
Northwest Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$43,190
Grand Rapids-Wyoming
$42,530
Balance of Lower Peninsula of Michigan nonmetropolitan area
$41,370
South Bend-Mishawaka
$39,420
Warren-Troy-Farmington Hills
$38,880

See also: Top paying jobs in Kalamazoo-Portage, Michigan.