The salary statistics of elementary and secondary school education administrators are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of elementary and secondary school education administrators within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The elementary and secondary school education administrators annual salary statistics are from the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2014 and published in May 2015 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|90th Percentile Wage|| |
|75th Percentile Wage|| |
|50th Percentile Wage|| |
|25th Percentile Wage|| |
|10th Percentile Wage|| |
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) elementary and secondary school education administrators is $129,300. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $89,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $59,250. We note that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 118% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
|Year||Average Annual Salary||Growth (%)|
Table 2 shows the salary trend for elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 2.96%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 0.71%. We also note that the average annual wage had a very small growth of 0.33% in 2012 and a small growth of 0.57% in 2011.
|Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators|| |
|Postsecondary Education Administrators|| |
|Other Education Administrators|| |
|Architectural and Engineering Managers|| |
|Food Service Managers|| |
|Funeral Service Managers|| |
|Gaming Managers|| |
The average salaries of elementary and secondary school education administrators in 4 major industry sectors are shown in Table 4. We note that the salaries vary considerably within different industry sectors. The highest paying industry sector for elementary and secondary school education administrators occupations is the federal, state, and local government sector with an annual salary $89,700. The lowest paying sector is the health care and social assistance sector (annual salary $57,110).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Educational Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
From the above tables we note that not only elementary and secondary school education administrators salaries vary considerably based on one's education and experience, and the industry sectors, they also change considerably from state to state. In the following table we compare the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $45,480 to $122,890. The highest paying state for elementary and secondary school education administrators is Connecticut with a median annual salary of $122,890. The lowest paying state is Puerto Rico with a median annual salary of $45,480. For more salary information of elementary and secondary school education administrators profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New Jersey|| |
|New York|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|West Virginia|| |
|Virgin Islands|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |