Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Knoxville, Tennessee

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,350
25th Percentile Wage
$34,420
50th Percentile Wage
$38,320
75th Percentile Wage
$44,610
90th Percentile Wage
$51,170

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center 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 $51,170. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $38,320. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $30,350.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$38,320
1.12% 24.82%
2016
$37,890
-0.29% -
2015
$38,000
2.00% -
2014
$37,240
3.44% -
2013
$35,960
19.88% -
2012
$28,810
- -

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Knoxville with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $38,320 in Knoxville is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Tennessee. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Knoxville is 26.7 percent (26.7%) lower than that in the highest paying North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area and 27.8 percent (27.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Clarksville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$52,300
Memphis
$50,910
Chattanooga
$50,830
Knoxville
$38,320
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$36,050
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$32,550
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$28,750
Clarksville
$27,660



See also: Top paying jobs in Knoxville, Tennessee.