Occupational Employment Statistics


11-9031 Education Administrators, Preschool and Childcare Center/Program

Plan, direct, or coordinate the academic and nonacademic activities of preschool and childcare centers or programs. Excludes “Preschool Teachers" (25-2011).

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 7016$32.80/hr$20.53/hr$23.25/hr$29.72/hr$38.19/hr$56.95/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Professional and Business ServicesN/AN/A
Education and Health Services710$27.21/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other Services110$20.09/hr
Public Administration10$20.19/hr
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
St Cloud MN MSA N/A$17.64/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Southeast Balance of State N/A$22.71/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 10$21.06/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 20$21.95/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 20$25.00/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 30$26.25/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 30$20.15/hr-4.2%
Rochester MN MSA 40$26.71/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 40$32.38/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 60$26.02/hr0.0%
Central Minnesota 70$20.48/hr9.8%
Northwest Minnesota 70$29.72/hr1.9%
Northeast Minnesota 80$22.88/hrN/A
Duluth MN-WI MSA 80$23.11/hrN/A
Fargo ND-MN MSA 100$25.20/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 560$27.22/hr20.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 580$27.13/hrN/A
Minnesota 840$26.35/hr13.7%

Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School 3,710$108,618.38/yr4.6%
Social and Community Service Managers 3,360$35.37/hr9.6%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,530$46.72/hr4.5%
Managers, All Other 9,350$58.02/hrN/A
Meeting and Convention Planners 2,530$25.31/hr10.0%
Gaming Managers 100$29.68/hr1.2%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,260$46.96/hr7.0%
Education Administrators, All Other 1,130$36.26/hr10.8%
Instructional Coordinators 3,600$33.66/hr8.2%
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 3,360$37.82/hr5.4%

  • Direct and coordinate activities of teachers or administrators at daycare centers, schools, public agencies, or institutions.
  • Set educational standards and goals and help establish policies, procedures, and programs to carry them out.
  • Prepare and maintain attendance, activity, planning, accounting, or personnel reports and records for officials and agencies, or direct preparation and maintenance activities.
  • Determine the scope of educational program offerings and prepare drafts of program schedules and descriptions to estimate staffing and facility requirements.
  • Monitor students' progress and provide students and teachers with assistance in resolving any problems.
  • Confer with parents and staff to discuss educational activities and policies and students' behavioral or learning problems.
  • Plan, direct, and monitor instructional methods and content of educational, vocational, or student activity programs.
  • Review and interpret government codes and develop procedures to meet codes and to ensure facility safety, security, and maintenance.
  • Write articles, manuals, and other publications and assist in the distribution of promotional literature about programs and facilities.
  • Teach classes or courses or provide direct care to children.