School Administrator salary in the United States

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Based on 6,487 income tax records
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How much do School Administrators make?
The average total salary for a School Administrator is $87,000 per year. This is based on data from 6,487 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as School Administrator and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. School Administrator salary can vary between $30,500 to $155,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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School Administrator salary by location

School Administrator salary by company

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Lake Washington Partners, King County, WA
10 income tax records
$51K – $171K
Riverside Unified School District, Riverside County, CA
17 income tax records
$110K – $167K
State Of Delaware, New Castle County, DE
10 income tax records
$96K – $130K
Chicago Public Schools, Cook County, IL
18 income tax records
$51K – $156K
Portland Public Schools, Multnomah County, OR
12 income tax records
$92K – $128K
State Of Hawaii, Honolulu County, HI
15 income tax records
$48K – $128K
Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles County, CA
25 income tax records
$52K – $135K
Clark County School District, Clark County, NV
39 income tax records
$77K – $114K
Fairfax County Public Schools, Fairfax County, VA
19 income tax records
$37K – $133K
Washoe County School District, Washoe County, NV
10 income tax records
$55K – $122K
Hillsborough County Public Schools, Hillsborough County, FL
17 income tax records
$53K – $101K
Wake County Public School System, Wake County, NC
10 income tax records
$42K – $95K
Greenville County Schools, Greenville County, SC
10 income tax records
$51K – $111K
Houston Isd, Harris County, TX
17 income tax records
$60K – $96K
Orange County Public Schools, Orange County, FL
13 income tax records
$56K – $92K
Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District, Harris County, TX
12 income tax records
$47K – $119K

School Administrator demographics in United States

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27% are single
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73% are married
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63% have kids
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79% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for School Administrators in United States

6,487 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a school administrator in the United States is $87,000 per year. School administrator salaries in the United States can vary between $30,500 to $155,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 6,487 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as school administrator.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for school administrators in the United States: Lake Washington Partners ($140,500 a year), Riverside Unified School District ($126,000 a year), and State of Delaware ($115,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for school administrators in the United States: Bridgeport Metro Area, CT ($129,500 a year), Riverside Metro Area, CA ($126,000 a year), and Hartford Metro Area, CT ($121,500 a year).
Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.