Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary Information in Wheeling, West Virginia

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,100
25th Percentile Wage
$65,270
50th Percentile Wage
$73,680
75th Percentile Wage
$83,610
90th Percentile Wage
$98,640

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for elementary and secondary school education administrators in Wheeling, West Virginia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,640. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $73,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,100.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$73,680
-7.45% 5.93%
2016
$79,170
-2.64% -
2015
$81,260
6.05% -
2014
$76,340
6.38% -
2013
$71,470
3.02% -
2012
$69,310
- -

Table 3. Compare Elementary and Secondary School Education Administrator Salary in Wheeling with Other West Virginia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $73,680 in Wheeling is in the middle of salary range for elementary and secondary school education administrators in state of West Virginia. In comparison, the annual salary of elementary and secondary school education administrators in Wheeling is 33.1 percent (33.1%) lower than that in the highest paying Washington-Arlington-Alexandria and 12.2 percent (12.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria
$110,140
Hagerstown-Martinsburg
$90,110
Cumberland
$88,390
Winchester
$88,290
Parkersburg-Marietta-Vienna
$74,230
Wheeling
$73,680
Charleston
$72,710
Steubenville-Weirton
$71,750
Huntington-Ashland
$70,100
North Central West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$69,730
Morgantown
$68,460
Southern West Virginia nonmetropolitan area
$64,700



See also: Top paying jobs in Wheeling, West Virginia.