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

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,900
25th Percentile Wage
$36,140
50th Percentile Wage
$41,310
75th Percentile Wage
$49,360
90th Percentile Wage
$59,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Springfield, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $59,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $41,310. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $32,900.

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
$41,310
6.71% 14.79%
2016
$38,540
7.32% -
2014
$35,720
5.52% -
2013
$33,750
-4.30% -
2012
$35,200
- -

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Springfield with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $41,310 in Springfield 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 Springfield is 38.1 percent (38.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area and 34.5 percent (34.5%) 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 Springfield, Missouri.