An Elementary School Principal with Team Leadership skills earns an average salary of $83,384 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$56,774 - $110,144
$57K
$83K
$110K
MEDIAN: $83,384
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$56,774 - $110,144  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,696  
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$56,774 - $110,932  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 207

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Pay by Experience Level for Elementary School Principal

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

Key Stats for Elementary School Principal

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
28%
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Experience Affects Elementary School Principal Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Experienced
up arrow 3%

Late-Career
0%

National Average
$84,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 35 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
13%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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