Occupational Employment and Wages, May 2014

11-9032 Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

Plan, direct, or coordinate the academic, administrative, or auxiliary activities of public or private elementary or secondary level schools.


National estimates for this occupation
Industry profile for this occupation
Geographic profile for this occupation

National estimates for this occupation: Top

Employment estimate and mean wage estimates for this occupation:

Employment (1) Employment
RSE (3)
Mean hourly
wage
Mean annual
wage (2)
Mean wage
RSE (3)
231,800 0.6 % (4) $91,780 0.8 %

Percentile wage estimates for this occupation:

Percentile 10% 25% 50%
(Median)
75% 90%
Annual Wage (2) $59,250 $72,140 $89,540 $110,250 $129,300
  (4)

Industry profile for this occupation: Top

Industries with the highest published employment and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all industries with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.

Industries with the highest levels of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Elementary and Secondary Schools 226,590 2.73 (4) $91,990
Educational Support Services 1,130 0.76 (4) $83,490
State Government (OES Designation) 1,070 0.05 (4) $86,830
Local Government (OES Designation) 810 0.02 (4) $92,580
Child Day Care Services 420 0.05 (4) $48,870

Industries with the highest concentration of employment in this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Elementary and Secondary Schools 226,590 2.73 (4) $91,990
Educational Support Services 1,130 0.76 (4) $83,490
Religious Organizations 360 0.19 (8) (8)
Other Residential Care Facilities 100 0.07 (4) $75,730
State Government (OES Designation) 1,070 0.05 (4) $86,830

Top paying industries for this occupation:

Industry Employment (1) Percent of industry employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals 40 0.02 (4) $92,810
Local Government (OES Designation) 810 0.02 (4) $92,580
Technical and Trade Schools 50 0.04 (4) $92,470
Elementary and Secondary Schools 226,590 2.73 (4) $91,990
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 240 0.01 (4) $91,690


Geographic profile for this occupation: Top

States and areas with the highest published employment, location quotients, and wages for this occupation are provided. For a list of all areas with employment in this occupation, see the Create Customized Tables function.




States with the highest employment level in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Texas 23,110 2.06 1.20 (4) $77,570
California 19,840 1.31 0.76 (4) $104,790
New York 18,140 2.06 1.20 (4) $113,200
Illinois 13,490 2.34 1.36 (4) $101,160
Ohio 8,810 1.69 0.99 (4) $83,310



States with the highest concentration of jobs and location quotients in this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
Vermont 850 2.83 1.65 (4) $84,330
West Virginia 1,730 2.44 1.42 (4) $66,510
Illinois 13,490 2.34 1.36 (4) $101,160
Maryland 5,810 2.27 1.32 (4) $102,830
New Jersey 8,630 2.23 1.30 (4) $124,400



Top paying States for this occupation:

State Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New Jersey 8,630 2.23 1.30 (4) $124,400
Connecticut 3,390 2.06 1.20 (4) $117,950
New York 18,140 2.06 1.20 (4) $113,200
Delaware 770 1.81 1.06 (4) $109,450
California 19,840 1.31 0.76 (4) $104,790




Metropolitan areas with the highest employment level in this occupation:

Metropolitan area Employment (1) Employment per thousand jobs Location quotient (9) Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage (2)
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 12,260 2.27 1.33 (4) $116,780
Chicago-Joliet-Naperville, IL Metropolitan Division 7,930 2.11 1.23 (4) $107,670
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, TX 4,990 1.76 1.02 (4) $79,560
Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale, CA Metropolitan Division 4,940 1.22 0.71 (4) $102,780
Dallas-Plano-Irving, TX Metropolitan Division 4,280 1.91 1.12 (4) $82,390
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 4,250 1.79 1.04 (4) $103,050
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, GA 4,050 1.70 0.99 (4) $87,900
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 2,990 1.67 0.97 (4) $100,730
Baltimore-Towson, MD 2,960 2.29 1.33 (4) $97,900
Phoenix-Mesa-Glendale, AZ 2,510 1.37 0.80 (4) $78,320