Average Principal / Headmaster Salary

$87,355
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$50k
MEDIAN
$87k
90%
$130k

The average salary for a Principal / Headmaster is $87,355

Base Salary
$50k - $130k
Bonus
$197 - $31k
Total Pay
$50k - $134k
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What Do Principal / Headmasters Do?

Principal / Headmaster Tasks
  • Oversee school administration, curriculum, programs, services, and resources.
  • Communicate school goals and needs to parents, the community, and the 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.
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Job Satisfaction for Principal / Headmaster

4.3 out of 5
(41)
Highly Satisfied
12Reviews
Based on 41 responses, the job of Principal / Headmaster has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.34 out of 5. On average, Principal / Headmasters are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
56.9%
Male
43.1%
This data is based on 102 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

71%

Dental

51%

Vision

46%

None

28%