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Elementary Principal Salary

How much does a Elementary Principal make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Elementary Principal

$95,098 (USD)/yr

$46 (USD)/hr

$5,259 (USD)/yr

$93,852 (USD)/yr

$45 (USD)/hr

$5,259 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Directs and coordinates educational, administrative, and counseling activities of primary or secondary school. Develops and evaluates educational program to ensure conformance to state and school board standards. Develops and coordinates educational programs through meetings with staff, review of teachers' activities, and issuance of directives. Typically requires certification from State.
The average elementary principal salary in United States is $95,098 or an equivalent hourly rate of $46. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $5,259. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$66,947 (USD)

$117,932 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$110,245 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Elementary Principal will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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