Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for assistant superintendents in the United States. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:

  • There are over 22,093 assistant superintendents currently employed in the United States.
  • 9.3% of all assistant superintendents are women, while 90.7% are men.
  • The average age of an employed assistant superintendent is 45 years old.
  • The most common ethnicity of assistant superintendents is White (66.8%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (20.8%), Black or African American (5.9%) and Unknown (3.9%).
  • Assistant superintendents are most in-demand in Denver, CO.
  • The professional industry is the highest-paying for assistant superintendents.
  • New York, NY pays an annual average wage of $111,282, the highest in the US.
  • In 2021, women earned 84% of what men earned.
  • 2% of all assistant superintendents are LGBT.
  • California is the best state for assistant superintendents to live.
  • Assistant superintendents are 77% more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies.

Assistant Superintendent Statistics By Gender

9.3% of assistant superintendents are women and 90.7% of assistant superintendents are men.

  • Male, 90.7%
  • Female, 9.3%

Assistant Superintendents By Gender

GenderPercentages
Male90.7%
Female9.3%

Gender Pay Gap For Assistant Superintendent

Women Earn 84¢ For Every $1 Earned By Men

male-income
Male Income
$78,831
female-income
Female Income
$65,902

Assistant Superintendent Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the assistant superintendent position over time.

Male
Female
100%
80%
60%
40%
20%
0%
2010
2011
2012
2013
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
2021

Assistant Superintendent Gender By Year

YearMaleFemale
201093.60%6.40%
201193.80%6.20%
201293.56%6.44%
201393.88%6.12%
201494.57%5.43%
201592.50%7.50%
201693.35%6.65%
201791.98%8.02%
201891.08%8.92%
201993.90%6.10%
202092.12%7.88%
202190.74%9.26%

Assistant Superintendent Male to Female Ratio

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, mason foreman/superintendant and fence installer foreman have the biggest difference in gender.

Job TitleMaleFemale
House Supervisor32%68%
Sign Builder Supervisor34%66%
Assistant Superintendent91%9%
Concreting Supervisor99%1%
Fence Installer Foreman99%1%
Mason Foreman/Superintendant100%0%

Assistant Superintendent Statistics By Race

The most common ethnicity among assistant superintendents is White, which makes up 66.8% of all assistant superintendents. Comparatively, there are 20.8% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 5.9% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

  • White, 66.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 20.8%
  • Black or African American, 5.9%
  • Unknown, 3.9%
  • Asian, 1.5%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.1%

Assistant Superintendent Race

Assistant Superintendent RacePercentages
White66.8%
Hispanic or Latino20.8%
Black or African American5.9%
Unknown3.9%
Asian1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native1.1%

Assistant Superintendent Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2010-2019 among assistant superintendents.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Assistant Superintendent Race By Year

YearWhiteBlack or African AmericanAsianHispanic or Latino
201077.41%5.63%1.21%13.53%
201176.19%6.59%1.18%13.53%
201276.84%5.95%1.37%13.36%
201376.68%5.51%1.14%14.13%
201475.26%5.89%1.15%15.12%
201575.63%5.89%1.31%14.67%
201674.52%5.99%1.23%15.92%
201773.16%6.33%1.07%16.78%
201872.97%5.50%1.29%17.91%
201971.32%5.91%1.37%18.64%
202069.69%6.26%1.22%18.13%
202166.82%5.90%1.46%20.82%

Assistant Superintendent Wage Gap By Race

Asian assistant superintendents have the highest average salary compared to other ethnicities. Black or african american assistant superintendents have the lowest average salary at $72,299.
$88,000
$85,000
$82,000
$79,000
$76,000
$73,000
$70,000
Unknown
White
Black or African American
Asian
Hispanic or Latino
EthnicitySalary
Unknown$77,127
White$82,031
Black or African American$72,299
Asian$86,312
Hispanic or Latino$77,107

Average Age of an Assistant Superintendent

We determined the average age of assistant superintendents based on ethnicity and gender.

Male
Female

Assistant Superintendent Age By Race

RaceMale AgeFemale Age
Black or African American4740
Unknown44
Asian48
Hispanic or Latino4444.5
White4749
American Indian and Alaska Native51

Assistant Superintendent Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of assistant superintendent employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of assistant superintendents is 40+ years old, which represents 68% of the population.

40+ years

30-40 years

20-30 years


Assistant Superintendent Age

Assistant Superintendent YearsPercentages
40+ years68%
30-40 years25%
20-30 years7%

Types of Assistant Superintendent Degree Levels

The most common degree for assistant superintendents is bachelor's degree 51% of assistant superintendents earn that degree. A close second is associate degree with 22% and rounding it off is high school diploma with 12%.

  • Bachelors, 51%
  • Associate, 22%
  • High School Diploma, 12%
  • Masters, 8%
  • Other Degrees, 7%

Assistant Superintendents By Education

Assistant Superintendent DegreePercentages
Bachelors51%
Associate22%
High School Diploma12%
Masters8%
Other Degrees7%

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Assistant Superintendent Wage Gap By Education

Assistant superintendents with a Masters degree earn more than those without, at $94,261 annually. With a Bachelors degree, assistant superintendents earn a median annual income of $83,671 compared to $80,957 for assistant superintendents with an Associate degree.
$97,000
$93,000
$89,000
$85,000
$81,000
$77,000
$73,000
High School Diploma or Less
Master's Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Some College/ Associate Degree
EducationSalary
High School Diploma or Less$76,110
Master's Degree$94,261
Bachelor's Degree$83,671
Some College/ Associate Degree$80,957

Assistant Superintendent Employment Statistics

This section highlights information about where assistant superintendents work. We found most assistant superintendents work for a private company. In addition, the industry that employs the most assistant superintendents is the construction industry.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire assistant superintendents.

< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

Assistant Superintendent Jobs By Employer Size

Company SizePercentages
< 50 employees4%
50 - 100 employees22%
100 - 500 employees31%
500 - 1,000 employees10%
1,000 - 10,000 employees24%
> 10,000 employees9%

The Types Of Companies Assistant Superintendent Work In

Employees with the assistant superintendent job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most assistant superintendents prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

Education

Public

Private

Government

Assistant Superintendent Jobs By Sector

Company TypePercentages
Education7%
Public11%
Private77%
Government6%

Top Industries Hiring Assistant Superintendents

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ assistant superintendents. Those industries include construction, hospitality and real estate.

Construction

Hospitality

Real Estate

Education

Government

Assistant Superintendent Turnover And Employment Statistics

Assistant Superintendent Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of assistant superintendents changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Assistant Superintendent Unemployment Rate By Year

YearAssistant Superintendent Unemployment Rate
201011.78%
20119.94%
20127.61%
20136.45%
20144.25%
20154.09%
20163.74%
20173.32%
20183.03%
20192.64%
20204.62%
20214.34%

The Average Number of Years That Assistant Superintendent Stay in a Job

By looking over 10,020 assistant superintendents resumes, we figured out that the average assistant superintendent enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 39%.

Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Assistant Superintendent Tenure

Number or YearsPercentages
Less than 1 year17%
1-2 years39%
3-4 years16%
5-7 years15%
8-10 years5%
11+ years8%

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Assistant Superintendents with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to assistant superintendents.

Job TitleLGBTJob Openings
Equipment Operator/Labour1.69%60,770
Coal Miner1.71%391
Helper/Apprentice1.77%22,620
Drywall Finisher2.14%14,312
Assistant Superintendent2.35%-
Field Operator2.60%81,407
Industrial Painter5.83%12,353

Assistant Superintendent LGBT Demographics

ProfessionPercentages of LGBT Job Openings
Equipment Operator/Labour1.69%60,770
Coal Miner1.71%391
Helper/Apprentice1.77%22,620
Drywall Finisher2.14%14,312
Field Operator2.60%81,407
Industrial Painter5.83%12,353

Foreign Languages Spoken By Assistant Superintendents

The most common foreign language among assistant superintendents is Spanish at 73.7%. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 4.5% and German is the third-most popular at 3.0%.

  • Spanish, 73.7%
  • French, 4.5%
  • German, 3.0%
  • Italian, 2.0%
  • Russian, 1.5%
  • Other, 15.3%

Assistant Superintendent Languages Spoken

Foreign LanguagePercentages
Spanish73.7%
French4.5%
German3.0%
Italian2.0%
Russian1.5%
Other15.3%

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Assistant Superintendent Heatmaps

The amount you can make as an assistant superintendent can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of assistant superintendents is $102,033. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Assistant Superintendents Earn The Most?

Assistant superintendents earn the most in Connecticut, where the average assistant superintendent salary is $115,315. The map here shows where assistant superintendents earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Which State Has The Most Assistant Superintendents?

By looking through more than 10,020 resumes, we found that the most popular places for assistant superintendents are New York, NY and Houston, TX.

Number of Assistant Superintendents

Number Of Assistant Superintendent Jobs By State

RankStateNumber of JobsAverage Salary
1California461$104,850
2Texas448$74,225
3Florida333$62,146
4North Carolina194$66,501
5Virginia179$67,492
6Georgia175$80,000
7New York164$109,922
8Colorado144$57,348
9Washington142$83,737
10Arizona133$76,114
11Illinois133$75,271
12Pennsylvania129$75,289
13Tennessee120$56,553
14Massachusetts112$107,946
15Ohio110$69,745
16Michigan102$79,807
17Indiana90$63,084
18Iowa86$64,263
19Maryland86$75,289
20South Carolina80$64,186
21Minnesota77$65,693
22New Jersey76$87,631
23Alabama75$60,253
24Nevada69$75,609
25Oregon65$65,748
26Utah64$63,356
27Louisiana61$83,924
28Missouri55$78,126
29District of Columbia50$80,951
30Wisconsin49$68,779
31Oklahoma46$63,698
32Nebraska43$61,628
33Kansas42$64,085
34Montana41$52,916
35Kentucky34$78,810
36Arkansas30$66,647
37Idaho30$45,733
38New Mexico28$68,093
39North Dakota26$70,224
40Mississippi26$56,253
41Connecticut22$115,315
42Hawaii20$61,807
43Wyoming20$57,675
44New Hampshire19$108,539
45Alaska17$27,805
46Maine16$80,388
47Vermont15$81,754
48West Virginia15$74,885
49Rhode Island12$100,411
50Delaware12$78,306
51South Dakota11$59,876

Where Are Assistant Superintendents In High Demand?

Assistant superintendents are in high demand in Denver, CO. There are currently 29 job openings for assistant superintendents here. We looked over job openings to determine where in the country assistant superintendents are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Assistant Superintendent Demographics FAQs

How Many Assistant Superintendent Are There In The Us?

There are over 22,093 Assistant Superintendents in the United States.

What Percentage Of Assistant Superintendents Are Black?

5.9% of Assistant Superintendents are Black or African American

What Race Are Most Assistant Superintendents?

Most an are White, with 66.8% of Assistant Superintendents belonging to this ethnicity. 20.8% of Assistant Superintendents are Hispanic or Latino, 5.9% of Assistant Superintendents are Black or African American, 3.9% of Assistant Superintendents are Unknown, 1.5% of Assistant Superintendents are Asian, and 1.1% of Assistant Superintendents are American Indian and Alaska Native

Are Assistant Superintendent Jobs Male - Dominated?

Yes, Assistant Superintendent jobs are male - dominated. 90% of Assistant Superintendents are male, and 9% are female, so there are more male Assistant Superintendents than female Assistant Superintendents in the United States.

How Old Is The Average Assistant Superintendent?

The average Assistant Superintendent is 46 years old. 68% of Assistant Superintendents are 40+ years old or older, 25% are between the ages of 30-40 years, and 7% are between 20-30 years old

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