• Preschool and Childcare Center/Program Education Administrators
  • Education and Training
  • Annual Median Wage
    $ 45,460
    $31,830 range bar $65,720
    Annual NC Wage Range
    Growth Rate
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    Fast Growing
  • Preschool and childcare center directors direct and lead staffs, oversee daily activities, and prepare plans and budgets. They are responsible for all aspects of their program.

What do they typically do

  • Develop educational programs and set educational standards
  • Supervise preschool teachers and childcare workers
  • Meet with parents and staff to discuss students' progress
  • Establish policies and communicate them to staff and parents
  • Assist staff in communicating with parents
  • Provide training and professional development opportunities for staff
  • Help staff resolve conflicts between children
  • Hire and train new staff members

Number of Jobs

Average Annual
Job Growth +0.8%
Job Opening 166

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