Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Philadelphia 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 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,040
25th Percentile Wage
$86,090
50th Percentile Wage
$109,710
75th Percentile Wage
$127,560
90th Percentile Wage
$150,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $150,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $109,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,040.

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
$109,710
9.20% 1.75%
2016
$99,620
-3.11% -
2015
$102,720
-13.82% -
2014
$116,920
2.23% -
2013
$114,310
5.70% -
2012
$107,790
- -

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Philadelphia with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $109,710 in Philadelphia is in the middle of salary range for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Philadelphia is 14.0 percent (14.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 29.0 percent (29.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Youngstown-Warren-Boardman.

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



See also: Top paying jobs in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.