Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Las Cruces, New Mexico

The annual and hourly salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Las Cruces, New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Las Cruces 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 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Las Cruces, New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,270
25th Percentile Wage
$79,200
50th Percentile Wage
$88,870
75th Percentile Wage
$97,300
90th Percentile Wage
$102,380

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Las Cruces, New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,380. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $88,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,270.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Las Cruces, New Mexico. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201688,8702.85%8.64%
201586,3404.57%-
201482,3903.03%-
201379,890-1.63%-
201281,190--

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Las Cruces with Other New Mexico Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $88,870, Las Cruces is the highest paying city for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of New Mexico, followed by Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area (median annual salary $86,960). In comparison, the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Las Cruces is 2.1 percent (2.1%) higher than that in Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Las Cruces
$88,870
Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$86,960
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$84,740
Farmington
$83,870
Santa Fe
$81,930
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$78,320
Albuquerque
$78,220

See also: Top paying jobs in Las Cruces, New Mexico.