Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Pennsylvania

The average annual and hourly salaries for elementary and secondary school education administrators in the state of Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators among Pennsylvania 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 Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,990
25th Percentile Wage
$83,530
50th Percentile Wage
$100,460
75th Percentile Wage
$120,930
90th Percentile Wage
$138,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $138,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $100,460. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $66,990.

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
$100,460
2.96% 6.64%
2016
$97,490
2.04% -
2015
$95,500
-0.23% -
2014
$95,720
-1.27% -
2013
$96,940
3.25% -
2012
$93,790
- -

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in some Pennsylvania cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Pennsylvania ranges from $77,940 to $127,570. The highest paying area for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Pennsylvania is Newark-Union with a median annual salary of $127,570. The second highest paying city/area in Pennsylvania State is Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington (mean annual salary $115,000). The lowest paying area is Youngstown-Warren-Boardman with a median annual salary of $77,940.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$127,570
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$115,000
Philadelphia
$109,710
Pittsburgh
$105,170
State College
$101,600
Lebanon
$100,530
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$100,090
York-Hanover
$98,210
Williamsport
$97,050
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$96,470
Reading
$94,440
Erie
$94,070
Lancaster
$92,560
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$91,030
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$89,500
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$89,430
Johnstown
$89,060
Altoona
$87,750
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$87,590
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$85,700
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$77,940




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