Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Columbia, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbia, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbia 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 Columbia, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,730
25th Percentile Wage
$29,050
50th Percentile Wage
$38,540
75th Percentile Wage
$48,350
90th Percentile Wage
$61,680

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbia, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,730.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,540
3.53% 3.53%
2012
$37,180
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Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Columbia with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $38,540 in Columbia is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Missouri. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbia is 42.2 percent (42.2%) lower than that in the highest paying Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area and 29.8 percent (29.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying North Missouri nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$66,690
Kansas City
$45,080
Springfield
$41,310
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$39,470
St Louis
$39,110
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$38,550
Columbia
$38,540
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$27,040



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbia, Missouri.