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 Click link for Career Profile EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Southeast Minnesota 509$26.19/hr$19.40/hr$22.19/hr$26.37/hr$29.53/hr$32.26/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Education and Health Services640$28.79/hr
Leisure and HospitalityN/AN/A
Other Services30$25.85/hr
Public Administration10$25.39/hr
Geography Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Fargo ND-MN MSA N/A$22.10/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State N/AN/AN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 10$21.60/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 10$22.82/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 20$23.73/hr-4.2%
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 20$21.01/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 20$27.27/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 30$26.71/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 30$24.47/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 40$21.66/hr-1.3%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 40$22.06/hrN/A
St Cloud MN MSA 40$24.64/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 40$34.45/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 50$26.37/hr0.0%
Northwest Minnesota 70$32.89/hr1.9%
Central Minnesota 80$25.68/hr9.8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 460$29.54/hr20.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 480$29.25/hrN/A
Minnesota 690$28.67/hr13.7%

Occupations Click link for details EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Education Administrators, Kindergarten through Secondary 3,780$111,612.36/yr4.6%
Social and Community Service Managers 4,010$36.13/hr9.6%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,380$46.99/hr4.5%
Meeting, Convention, and Event Planners 2,750$25.87/hr10.0%
Gambling Managers 90$30.36/hr1.2%
Transportation, Storage, and Distribution Managers 2,550$46.77/hr7.0%
Education Administrators, All Other 950$36.78/hr10.8%
Instructional Coordinators 3,860$36.24/hr8.2%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 3,470$39.36/hr5.4%
Lodging Managers 540$25.29/hr8.7%

  • 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.