Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill 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 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,750
25th Percentile Wage
$57,020
50th Percentile Wage
$68,720
75th Percentile Wage
$86,040
90th Percentile Wage
$106,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $106,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,750.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,720
4.44% -4.73%
2016
$65,670
-8.01% -
2015
$70,930
0.97% -
2014
$70,240
2.02% -
2013
$68,820
-4.58% -
2012
$71,970
- -

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Durham-Chapel Hill with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $68,720 in Durham-Chapel Hill is in the middle of salary range for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Durham-Chapel Hill is 9.7 percent (9.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Burlington and 15.1 percent (15.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Fayetteville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Burlington
$76,110
Raleigh-Cary
$71,170
Greensboro-High Point
$69,840
Durham-Chapel Hill
$68,720
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$67,240
Winston-Salem
$66,960
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$66,130
Wilmington
$63,930
Greenville
$63,730
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$63,450
Rocky Mount
$62,620
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$62,150
Asheville
$61,860
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$61,700
Fayetteville
$58,330



See also: Top paying jobs in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina.