School Principal salary in US South Region

Average salary
$84,000/yr
Based on 5,034 income tax records
$53,000
$130,500
Age:
Average salary by age
18-25
26-35
36-45
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56+
 
$78K
 
$82K
 
$86K
 
$86K
$53,000
$130,500
How much do School Principals make?
The average total salary for a School Principal is $84,000 per year. This is based on data from 5,034 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as School Principal and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. School Principal salary can vary between $53,000 to $130,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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School Principal salary by location

School Principal salary by company

Employer
Average salary per year*
Salary range**
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District Of Columbia, US South Region
21 income tax records
$157,500/yr
$120K – $181K
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Loudoun County Public Schools, US South Region
13 income tax records
$139,500/yr
$118K – $155K
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Montgomery County Public Schools, US South Region
27 income tax records
$128,500/yr
$109K – $142K
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Fairfax County Public Schools, US South Region
30 income tax records
$127,000/yr
$94K – $141K
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Baltimore County Public Schools, US South Region
21 income tax records
$118,500/yr
$108K – $140K
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Prince George's County Public Schools, US South Region
12 income tax records
$118,000/yr
$109K – $136K
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Baltimore City Public Schools, US South Region
19 income tax records
$117,000/yr
$86K – $155K
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State Of Delaware, US South Region
31 income tax records
$116,500/yr
$98K – $130K
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The School Board Of Miami-Dade County, US South Region
21 income tax records
$115,500/yr
$102K – $133K
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The School District Of Palm Beach County, US South Region
19 income tax records
$113,500/yr
$93K – $135K
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Broward County Public Schools, US South Region
19 income tax records
$109,000/yr
$81K – $139K
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Cobb County School District, US South Region
10 income tax records
$108,500/yr
$104K – $113K
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Prince William County Public Schools, US South Region
17 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$91K – $129K
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Jefferson County Schools, US South Region
29 income tax records
$107,500/yr
$76K – $133K
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Gwinnett County Public Schools, US South Region
19 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$78K – $130K
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IDEA Public Schools, US South Region
32 income tax records
$104,500/yr
$78K – $125K
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The School District Of Lee County, US South Region
16 income tax records
$104,000/yr
$88K – $119K
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Katy Isd, US South Region
16 income tax records
$102,500/yr
$82K – $131K
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Epic Charter School, US South Region
11 income tax records
$101,500/yr
$74K – $105K
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Metro Nashville Public Schools, US South Region
13 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$80K – $107K
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Frederick County Public Schools, US South Region
10 income tax records
$101,000/yr
$88K – $131K
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Dallas Independent School District, US South Region
32 income tax records
$99,000/yr
$85K – $120K
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Richardson Independent School District, US South Region
18 income tax records
$98,500/yr
$69K – $107K
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Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, US South Region
21 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$76K – $117K
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Fort Bend Isd, US South Region
13 income tax records
$98,000/yr
$65K – $125K
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Conroe Independent School District, US South Region
13 income tax records
$97,500/yr
$67K – $105K
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Pinellas County School, US South Region
20 income tax records
$96,500/yr
$91K – $103K
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Spring Branch Independent School District, US South Region
10 income tax records
$95,500/yr
$83K – $110K
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Irving Independent School District, US South Region
12 income tax records
$94,500/yr
$71K – $107K
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Charleston County School District, US South Region
12 income tax records
$94,500/yr
$72K – $112K
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Guilford County Schools, US South Region
13 income tax records
$94,000/yr
$78K – $112K
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Hamilton County Dept Of Educatio, US South Region
15 income tax records
$93,500/yr
$72K – $110K
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KIPP Texas Public Schools, US South Region
15 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$82K – $111K
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Wake County Public School System, US South Region
30 income tax records
$93,000/yr
$72K – $120K
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Duval County Public Schools, US South Region
20 income tax records
$92,500/yr
$66K – $105K
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Cypress-Fairbanks Independent School District, US South Region
17 income tax records
$92,000/yr
$81K – $111K
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Austin Independent School District, US South Region
21 income tax records
$91,000/yr
$79K – $111K
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Orange County Public Schools, US South Region
20 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$81K – $99K
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Plano Independent School District, US South Region
15 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$76K – $107K
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Garland Independent School District, US South Region
13 income tax records
$90,000/yr
$86K – $105K
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Leander Independent School District, US South Region
10 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$77K – $108K
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Mesquite Independent School District, US South Region
10 income tax records
$89,500/yr
$66K – $101K
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Seminole County Public Schools, US South Region
14 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$82K – $110K
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Ysleta Independent School District, US South Region
10 income tax records
$89,000/yr
$80K – $106K
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Shelby County Schools, US South Region
15 income tax records
$88,500/yr
$76K – $113K
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Houston Isd, US South Region
43 income tax records
$88,000/yr
$69K – $109K
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San Antonio Isd, US South Region
14 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$80K – $98K
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Knox County Schools, US South Region
14 income tax records
$87,500/yr
$76K – $95K
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Hillsborough County Public Schools, US South Region
38 income tax records
$84,500/yr
$71K – $104K
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Northside Isd, US South Region
24 income tax records
$79,500/yr
$69K – $97K

School Principal demographics in US South Region

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27% are single
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73% are married
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69% have kids
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81% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for School Principals in US South Region

5,034 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a school principal in US South Region is $84,000 per year. School principal salaries in US South Region can vary between $53,000 to $130,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 5,034 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as school principal.

The following companies offer the highest salaries for school principals in US South Region: District of Columbia ($157,500 a year), Loudoun County Public Schools ($139,500 a year), and Montgomery County Public Schools ($128,500 a year).

The following cities offer the highest salaries for school principals in US South Region: Washington Metro Area, DC ($121,500 a year), Philadelphia Metro Area, PA ($119,000 a year), and Baltimore Metro Area, MD ($112,000 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.