The salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators are shown in Table 1. In the next few tables we compare the average salaries of preschool and childcare center education administrators within different industry sectors and in the 50 states of the United States. The preschool and childcare center 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 preschool and childcare center education administrators. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) preschool and childcare center education administrators is $87,120. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $45,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $28,520. It is noted that in the United States, the annual salary of the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is almost 205% higher than that of the bottom 10 percent.
|Year||Average Annual Salary||Growth (%)|
Table 2 shows the salary trend for preschool and childcare center education administrators from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 5.35%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 2.14%. We also note that the average annual wage had a very small growth of 0.27% in 2012 and a moderate growth of 2.03% in 2011.
|Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrators|| |
|Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrators|| |
|Postsecondary Education Administrators|| |
|Other Education Administrators|| |
|Architectural and Engineering Managers|| |
|Food Service Managers|| |
|Funeral Service Managers|| |
The average salaries of preschool and childcare center education administrators in 6 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 preschool and childcare center education administrators occupations is the educational services sector with an annual salary $65,380. The lowest paying sector is the health care and social assistance sector (annual salary $42,510).
|Industry Sector||Median Annual Salary|
|Educational Services|| |
|Management of Companies and Enterprises|| |
|Federal, State, and Local Government|| |
|Arts, Entertainment, and Recreation|| |
|Other Services (except Federal, State, and Local Government)|| |
|Health Care and Social Assistance|| |
From the above tables we note that not only preschool and childcare center 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 preschool and childcare center education administrators in all 50 states of the United States. We note that the median annual salaries range from $34,260 to $59,350. The highest paying state for preschool and childcare center education administrators is Florida with a median annual salary of $59,350. The lowest paying state is Oklahoma with a median annual salary of $34,260. For more salary information of preschool and childcare center education administrators profession in a specific state, use the links in the table.
|State Name||Median Annual Salary|
|New York|| |
|Rhode Island|| |
|New Jersey|| |
|South Dakota|| |
|District of Columbia|| |
|North Carolina|| |
|New Hampshire|| |
|New Mexico|| |
|South Carolina|| |
|North Dakota|| |
|Puerto Rico|| |
|West Virginia|| |