School Principal Salary

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The average yearly salary for School Principal is $81,600. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a School Principal, you could expect a starting pay rate of $67,200 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 $96,000 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 School Principal Pay Statistics

Average Yearly School Principal Salary

$65,280 - $97,920

Starting Yearly School Principal Salary

$53,760 - $80,640

Top Yearly School Principal Salary

$76,800 - $115,200

Monthly School Principal Pay Statistics

Average Monthly School Principal Salary

$5,440 - $8,160

Starting Monthly School Principal Salary

$4,480 - $6,720

Top Monthly School Principal Salary

$6,400 - $9,600

Hourly School Principal Pay Statistics

Average Hourly School Principal Salary

$29 - $44

Starting Hourly School Principal Salary

$24 - $36

Top Hourly School Principal Salary

$34 - $51

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 School Principal age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of School Principal are male in the United States, and 51% of the School Principal are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for School Principal

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