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Education Administrators in Arizona

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14.3% Jobs Projection
$77,930 Median Salary
100 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Education Administrators in Arizona are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Education Administrators in Arizona is growing faster than average.

  • Education Administrators in Arizona earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Education Administrators Work in Arizona?

There were approximately 850 workers employed as Education Administrators in this state in 2018.

There were 1,060 Education Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 210 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


The typical state has 390 Education Administrators working in it, which means Arizona has more Education Administrators than average.


Job Projections for Arizona

Jobs for Education Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 14.3% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.7%.


Arizona Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 100 annual job openings, and a total of 1,200 jobs for Arizona Education Administrators in 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 3,400 annual jobs and 42,500 total jobs in 2026.

What do Education Administrators Make in Arizona?

In 2018 wages for Education Administrators ranged from $39,710 to $205,350 with $77,930 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $19.09 to $98.73. The median hourly rate was $37.47.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $36.22 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.25.

The median salary in Arizona is higher than the nationwide median salary.


Top Arizona Metros for Education Administrators

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Education Administrators.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Phoenix-Mesa-Scottsdale, AZ 360 $65,220
Tucson, AZ 170 n/a
Flagstaff, AZ 100 $77,920
Sierra Vista-Douglas, AZ 50 $105,430

Top States for Education Administrators Employment

The table below shows the states where most Education Administrators work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 7,590 $84,450
Maryland 2,810 $102,900
New York 2,050 $0
Texas 1,980 $83,370
Illinois 1,720 $74,470
Florida 1,330 $80,610
Tennessee 1,320 $66,570
Virginia 1,280 $105,280
North Carolina 1,250 $76,800
Minnesota 1,130 $73,980
District of Columbia 940 $108,550
Pennsylvania 940 $73,500
Ohio 930 $85,640
Washington 900 $78,610
Arizona 850 $77,930
Michigan 830 $67,500
Alabama 620 $98,110
Kentucky 620 $77,020
New Jersey 550 $96,310
Colorado 540 $96,710

Below are the states where Education Administrators get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $108,550
Virginia $105,280
Maryland $102,900
Rhode Island $101,870
Alabama $98,110
Colorado $96,710
New Jersey $96,310
Connecticut $95,270
Kansas $93,660
Massachusetts $93,500

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