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4.7% Jobs Projection
$102,900 Median Salary
130 Job Openings

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

  • Projected employment for Education Administrators in Maryland is growing slower than average.

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

How Many Education Administrators Work in Maryland?

In 2018, there were 2,810 Education Administrators working in the state.

There were 3,040 Education Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 230 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Education Administrators in MD Employment Trend

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

Education Administrators in MD vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Maryland

Jobs for Education Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 4.7% which is slower than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.7%.

Job Projections for Education Administrators: Nation vs. MD

Maryland Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates there will be 130 annual job openings, and 1,800 total jobs in 2026 for Education Administrators in this state.

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

What do Education Administrators Make in Maryland?

In 2018 wages for Education Administrators ranged from $57,490 to $154,760 with $102,900 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $27.64 to $74.4. The median hourly rate was $49.47.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $48.31 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $1.16.

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

Education Administrators Earnings: MD vs. National Average

Top Maryland 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
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV 2,520 $113,140
Baltimore-Columbia-Towson, MD 1,570 $96,040
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington, PA-NJ-DE-MD 550 $80,820
Salisbury, MD-DE 130 $98,920
Hagerstown-Martinsburg, MD-WV 70 $105,280

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

You may also be interested in the following careers:

Occupation MD Employment Total
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 4,960
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 860

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