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 2017 and published in April 2018 [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
$71,870
25th Percentile Wage
$81,130
50th Percentile Wage
$89,910
75th Percentile Wage
$98,200
90th Percentile Wage
$103,530

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 $103,530. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,910. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $71,870.

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
$89,910
1.16% 9.70%
2016
$88,870
2.85% -
2015
$86,340
4.57% -
2014
$82,390
3.03% -
2013
$79,890
-1.63% -
2012
$81,190
- -

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 $89,910, Las Cruces is the highest paying city for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of New Mexico, followed by Santa Fe (median annual salary $88,210). In comparison, the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Las Cruces is 1.9 percent (1.9%) higher than that in Santa Fe.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Las Cruces
$89,910
Santa Fe
$88,210
Southwestern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$86,210
Farmington
$84,740
Albuquerque
$81,630
Eastern New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$81,090
North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area
$79,400



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