Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbus, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbus 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 Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators in Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,100
25th Percentile Wage
$32,220
50th Percentile Wage
$37,450
75th Percentile Wage
$46,210
90th Percentile Wage
$58,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $58,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $37,450. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,100.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.51
25th Percentile Wage
$15.49
50th Percentile Wage
$18.01
75th Percentile Wage
$22.21
90th Percentile Wage
$27.99

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbus, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $27.99. The median hourly salary is $18.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.51.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201637,4502.22%-9.19%
201536,620-2.98%-
201437,710-4.32%-
201339,340-3.94%-
201240,890--

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $37,450 in Columbus is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Ohio. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Columbus is 27.3 percent (27.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area and 6.2 percent (6.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$51,510
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$51,400
Toledo
$45,940
Dayton
$42,150
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$41,070
Cincinnati-Middletown
$38,640
Columbus
$37,450
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$35,920
Akron
$35,760
Canton-Massillon
$35,650
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$35,130

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.