Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Salem, Oregon

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Salem, Oregon are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Salem 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 Salem, Oregon

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26,820
25th Percentile Wage
$28,370
50th Percentile Wage
$30,940
75th Percentile Wage
$42,040
90th Percentile Wage
$66,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Salem, Oregon in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $66,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $30,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $26,820.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$12.90
25th Percentile Wage
$13.64
50th Percentile Wage
$14.87
75th Percentile Wage
$20.21
90th Percentile Wage
$31.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Salem, Oregon. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $31.75. The median hourly salary is $14.87. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $12.90.

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
201630,940-37.85%-52.65%
201542,65027.15%-
201431,070-75.96%-
201354,67013.61%-
201247,230--

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Salem with Other Oregon Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $30,940, Salem is the lowest paying city for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Oregon, following city of Eugene-Springfield (median annual salary of $43,980). Compared with the highest paying city Eugene-Springfield, the median annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Salem is 29.6 percent (29.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Eugene-Springfield
$43,980
Coastal Oregon nonmetropolitan area
$42,600
Southern Oregon and Linn County nonmetropolitan area
$36,520
Salem
$30,940

See also: Top paying jobs in Salem, Oregon.