$73,269
Avg. Salary
$30.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,483

Bonus

$1,000

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for an Elementary School Principal is $30.00 per hour.

The average pay for an Elementary School Principal is $73,269 per year.

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$22.60
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$41.71
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MEDIAN $30.00
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$47k
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$102k
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MEDIAN $73,269
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MEDIAN: $73,269
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$0$102K
Salary $47,165 - $101,980
Bonus $0.00 - $9,933
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$46,989 - $102,830
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 348
Hourly Data $0$41
Hourly Rate $30.00
Annual Data $0$102K
Bonus $0.00 - $9,933
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$46,989 - $102,830
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Elementary School Principal

Elementary school principals must almost always have a master’s degree in education or a related field. Some employers prefer that candidates possess a PhD in Education or Educational Leadership. Some positions require a principal’s certification and/or license.

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Elementary School Principal Tasks
  • Oversee school administration, curriculum, programs, services, and resources.
  • Communicate school goals, vision, and needs to teachers, parents, the community, and school board.
  • Establish academic and behavioral standards for students and administer student discipline.
  • Ensure compliance with all laws, implement emergency plans, and establish safety regulations.
  • Hire, supervise, and evaluate school teaching staff, administrative staff, kitchen staff, and custodians.

Elementary School Principal Job Listings

Key Stats for Elementary School Principal

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
20%

Skills That Affect Elementary School Principal Salaries

Team Leadership
▲10%

Curriculum Planning
▲8%

Leadership
▲5%

National Average
$73,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 17%