Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary Information in Tacoma, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Tacoma, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Tacoma 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 Tacoma, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33,600
25th Percentile Wage
$36,300
50th Percentile Wage
$40,650
75th Percentile Wage
$48,090
90th Percentile Wage
$61,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for preschool and childcare center education administrators in Tacoma, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $61,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $40,650. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $33,600.

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
$40,650
11.91% 18.45%
2016
$35,810
1.42% -
2015
$35,300
9.43% -
2014
$31,970
-8.51% -
2013
$34,690
4.44% -
2012
$33,150
- -

Table 3. Compare Preschool and Childcare Center Education Administrator Salary in Tacoma with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $40,650 in Tacoma is in the middle of salary range for preschool and childcare center education administrators in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of preschool and childcare center education administrators in Tacoma is 21.8 percent (21.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Spokane and 16.3 percent (16.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Olympia.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Spokane
$51,990
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$51,390
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$49,380
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$46,740
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$46,260
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$41,640
Tacoma
$40,650
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$38,250
Yakima
$37,820
Olympia
$34,020



See also: Top paying jobs in Tacoma, Washington.