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Education Administrators in Tennessee

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$66,570 Median Salary
  • Education Administrators in Tennessee earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Education Administrators Work in Tennessee?

There were approximately 1,320 workers employed as Education Administrators in this state in 2018.

There were 1,420 Education Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 100 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Education Administrators in TN Employment Trend

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

Education Administrators in TN vs. the Average State

What do Education Administrators Make in Tennessee?

In 2018 wages for Education Administrators ranged from $40,740 to $118,490 with $66,570 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $19.59 to $56.97. The median hourly rate was $32.01.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $30.52 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.49.

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

Education Administrators Earnings: TN vs. National Average

Top Tennessee 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
Clarksville, TN-KY 430 $82,630
Memphis, TN-MS-AR 320 $63,600
Nashville-Davidson–Murfreesboro–Franklin, TN 240 $70,940
Chattanooga, TN-GA 70 $45,870
Knoxville, TN 70 $82,970

Top States for Education Administrators Employment

View the list below to see 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

Discover similar careers:

Occupation TN Employment Total
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 5,580
Postsecondary Education Administrators 3,720
Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program 860

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