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Education Administrators in Virginia

Is Virginia a good place for you to work as an Education Administrator?

13.6% Jobs Projection
$105,280 Median Salary
110 Job Openings

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

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

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

How Many Education Administrators Work in Virginia?

In Virginia, there were 1,280 people working as Education Administrators in the year 2018.

There were 1,160 Education Administrators employed in this state in 2017.

That’s growth of 120 jobs between 2017 and 2018.


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


Job Projections for Virginia

Jobs for Education Administrators in this state are growing at a rate of 13.6% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.7%.


Virginia Annual Job Openings

The BLS estimates 110 annual job openings, and a total of 1,340 jobs for Virginia 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 Virginia?

In 2018 wages for Education Administrators ranged from $61,640 to $143,780 with $105,280 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $29.63 to $69.12. The median hourly rate was $50.62.

In 2017 the median pay for this field was $49.5 an hour.

The hourly rate grew by $1.12.

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


Top Virginia 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
Virginia Beach-Norfolk-Newport News, VA-NC 220 $107,610
Richmond, VA 200 $98,840
Roanoke, VA 40 $64,500
Charlottesville, VA 30 $95,920

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

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