School Principal salary in North Carolina

Average salary
$80,500/yr
Based on 391 income tax records
$47,500
$123,000
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

$47,500
$123,000
DATA PROVIDED BY turbotax icon

Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

From consenting TurboTax customers

How much do School Principals make?
The average total salary for a School Principal is $80,500 per year. This is based on data from 391 TurboTax users who reported their job as School Principal and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. School Principal salary can vary between $47,500 to $123,000 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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School Principal salary by location

Location
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Raleigh, NC
21 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$78K – $101K
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Durham, NC
12 income tax records
$91,500/yr
$85K – $116K
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Greensboro, NC
17 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$72K – $97K
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Charlotte, NC
26 income tax records
$80,000/yr
$67K – $93K

School Principal salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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Wake County Public School System, North Carolina
26 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$87K – $102K
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, North Carolina
17 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$84K – $98K
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Guilford County Schools, North Carolina
13 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$78K – $98K

School Principal demographics in North Carolina

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26% are single
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74% are married
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69% have kids
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82% own a home

School Principal salaries by age in North Carolina

$0
$20,875
$41,750
$62,625
$83,500
18-25
26-35
36-45
46-55
56+
Years of age

Effective Tax Rates for School Principals in North Carolina

391 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a school principal in North Carolina is $80,500 per year. School principal salaries in North Carolina can vary between $47,500 to $123,000 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 391 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as school principal.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for school principals in North Carolina: Wake County Public School System ($95,500 a year), Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools ($92,000 a year), and Guilford County Schools ($88,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for school principals in North Carolina: Raleigh, NC ($92,500 a year), Durham, NC ($91,500 a year), and Greensboro, NC ($87,500 a year).
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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
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.