Public School Principal Salary

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The average yearly salary for Public School Principal is $70,550. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Public School Principal, you could expect a starting pay rate of $58,100 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $83,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Public School Principal Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Public School Principal Salary

$56,440 - $84,660

Starting Yearly Public School Principal Salary

$46,480 - $69,720

Top Yearly Public School Principal Salary

$66,400 - $99,600

Monthly Public School Principal Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Public School Principal Salary

$4,703 - $7,055

Starting Monthly Public School Principal Salary

$3,873 - $5,810

Top Monthly Public School Principal Salary

$5,533 - $8,300

Hourly Public School Principal Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Public School Principal Salary

$25 - $38

Starting Hourly Public School Principal Salary

$21 - $31

Top Hourly Public School Principal Salary

$30 - $44


Public School Principal Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Public School Principal age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Public School Principal are male in the United States, and 51% of the Public School Principal are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Public School Principal


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