Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Knoxville, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Knoxville, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Knoxville 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 Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators in Knoxville, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,170
25th Percentile Wage
$66,050
50th Percentile Wage
$77,660
75th Percentile Wage
$92,240
90th Percentile Wage
$102,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Knoxville, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $102,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $77,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
No Data
25th Percentile Wage
No Data
50th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
No Data
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Knoxville, Tennessee. The average hourly salary of the 25th percentile is No Data.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201677,6603.10%3.31%
201575,250-2.47%-
201477,1101.13%-
201376,2401.51%-
201275,090--

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Knoxville with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $77,660 in Knoxville is in the middle of salary range for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Knoxville is 12.8 percent (12.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Clarksville and 16.4 percent (16.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Clarksville
$89,110
Memphis
$84,690
Chattanooga
$81,590
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$80,430
Knoxville
$77,660
Cleveland
$76,750
Morristown
$72,040
Jackson
$71,730
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$69,190
Johnson City
$69,130
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$68,870
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$67,600
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$64,960

See also: Top paying jobs in Knoxville, Tennessee.