Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

Elementary, middle, and high school principals manage all school operations, including daily school activities. They coordinate curriculums, oversee teachers and other school staff, and provide a safe and productive learning environment for students.

$94,390

Median US Salary

Master's degree

Minimum education requirement

Outlook for Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

Currently employed

250,280

In the U.S. Total

Job Growth

8%

2016 - 2026 growth rate

Jobs added

10,000 to 49,999

Estimated over the next 10 years

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Median Salary by State for Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

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10 Highest Paying States

(Median salary)

Connecticut $132,110

New Jersey $127,360

New York $121,520

California $119,790

Washington $115,080

Delaware $114,430

Alaska $114,330

Maryland $110,420

Massachusetts $107,300

Oregon $105,240

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Maxxing your 401k as Education Administrators, Elementary and Secondary School

All numbers based on median salary

% to Max 401k

20.1%

Per paycheck

$729.71

Bi-Weekly Pay Period

Gross Income $3,630.38
Pre Tax Retirement $729.71
Before Taxes $2,900.67
Taxes $870.20
Take Home $2,030.47

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