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Director, Preschool Salary

A Director, Preschool earns an average salary of $36,826 per year. A skill in Administration is associated with high pay for this job. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$23,086 - $53,948
(Median)
$23K
$37K
$54K
MEDIAN: $36,825
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$10.79 - $22.85
(Median)
$11
$15
$23
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$23,086 - $53,948  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,097  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $29,590  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$23,069 - $53,705  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,276
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.79 - $22.85  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $25.30  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$18K$36K$54K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,097  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $29,590  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$23,069 - $53,705  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 286

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Job Description for Director, Preschool

Preschool directors manage the everyday activities of a preschool and are the administrator and point of contact for all employees and parents. Depending on the size of the preschool, some directors are the owners, while others have been hired into the position.

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Director, Preschool Tasks

  • Maintain school paperwork, keeping files on each child, attendance and incident reports, and proof of meeting government regulations.
  • Manage the school budget, paying expenses for facilities, authorize purchases, and ensure adequate revenue is coming in.
  • Meet with parents to discuss student progress and answer questions about school programs.
  • Hire, supervise, direct, and evaluate preschool staff and teachers, design, and implement curriculum.
  • Direct marketing activities to promote the preschool to parents, including placing ads and maintaining a website.

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Pay by Experience Level for Director, Preschool

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Director, Preschool Salaries



National Average
$36,000



Skills That Affect Director, Preschool Salaries




Curriculum Planning
up arrow 4%

National Average
$36,000

People Management
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 322 votes.

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 43% dental benefits Dental: 27%
vision benefits Vision: 19% employee benefits None: 56%
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