Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in New Mexico

The average annual and hourly salaries for elementary and secondary school education administrators in the state of New Mexico are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators amongst New Mexico areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in New Mexico

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$64,230
25th Percentile Wage
$72,030
50th Percentile Wage
$83,480
75th Percentile Wage
$98,010
90th Percentile Wage
$109,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in New Mexico in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $109,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $83,480. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $64,230.

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
$83,480
1.89% 10.92%
2016
$81,900
2.99% -
2015
$79,450
2.14% -
2014
$77,750
2.78% -
2013
$75,590
1.63% -
2012
$74,360
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in New Mexico Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in some New Mexico cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of New Mexico ranges from $79,400 to $89,910. The highest paying area for elementary and secondary school education administrators in New Mexico is Las Cruces with a median annual salary of $89,910. The second highest paying city/area in New Mexico State is Santa Fe (mean annual salary $88,210). The lowest paying area is North and West Central New Mexico nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $79,400.

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




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