Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does an Assistant Principal make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$97,074 / yrTotal Pay
$73,986 / yrBase Pay
$23,088 / yrAdditional Pay

$97,074

 / yr
$52K$369K
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The estimated total pay for a Assistant Principal is $97,074 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $73,986 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $23,088 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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What are some related job titles for Assistant Principal?

Some related job titles are High School Assistant Principal Salaries with median pay of $92,913, Assistant Principal, Charter High School Salaries with median pay of $102,795, Assistant School Principal Salaries with median pay of $92,618, Education Administrator Salaries with median pay of $86,704.

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Harmony Public Schools
3.6

Harmony Public Schools

Assistant Principal

$81,343

 /yr
Range: $61K - $88K

$61K

$88K

$61,482 - $87,962 Range

New York City Department of Education
3.6

$133,290

 /yr
Range: $88K - $173K

$88K

$173K

$88,000 - $173,370 Range

Success Academy Charter Schools
3.0

$100,933

 /yr
Range: $80K - $124K

$80K

$124K

$79,885 - $124,049 Range

IDEA Public Schools
3.3

IDEA Public Schools

Assistant Principal

$78,563

 /yr
Range: $61K - $91K

$61K

$91K

$61,251 - $91,146 Range

KIPP Texas Public Schools
3.5

KIPP Texas Public Schools

Assistant Principal

$73,775

 /yr
Range: $68K - $83K

$68K

$83K

$67,988 - $83,451 Range

Harmony Public Schools
3.6

Harmony Public Schools

Assistant Principal - Hourly

$40

 /hr
Range: $32 - $43

$32

$43

$32 - $43 Range

Rocketship Public Schools
3.3

Rocketship Public Schools

Assistant Principal

$101,665

 /yr
Range: $77K - $113K

$77K

$113K

$76,852 - $112,772 Range

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Chicago Public Schools
3.3

Chicago Public Schools

Assistant Principal

$124,838

 /yr
Range: $112K - $142K

$112K

$142K

$111,613 - $141,879 Range

KIPP Schools
3.5

KIPP Schools

Assistant Principal

$83,271

 /yr
Range: $66K - $107K

$66K

$107K

$65,728 - $107,003 Range

Dallas Independent School District
3.3

$77,039

 /yr
Range: $63K - $96K

$63K

$96K

$62,566 - $96,475 Range

Houston ISD
3.2

Houston ISD

Assistant Principal

$77,905

 /yr
Range: $62K - $81K

$62K

$81K

$62,043 - $81,338 Range

Wake County Public Schools
3.5

Wake County Public Schools

Assistant Principal

$80,280

 /yr
Range: $65K - $89K

$65K

$89K

$65,000 - $88,634 Range

Mastery Charter Schools
3.8

Mastery Charter Schools

Assistant Principal

$99,515

 /yr
Range: $93K - $111K

$93K

$111K

$93,415 - $110,783 Range

Austin ISD
2.9

Austin ISD

Assistant Principal

$76,527

 /yr
Range: $73K - $86K

$73K

$86K

$72,523 - $86,190 Range

Alliance College Ready Public Schools
3.7

$104,083

 /yr
Range: $94K - $116K

$94K

$116K

$94,137 - $115,814 Range

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools
3.1

$76,830

 /yr
Range: $60K - $108K

$60K

$108K

$60,000 - $107,992 Range

STRIVE Prep
3.2

STRIVE Prep

Assistant Principal

$76,572

 /yr
Range: $69K - $87K

$69K

$87K

$69,163 - $86,673 Range

Broward County Public Schools
3.5

$92,534

 /yr
Range: $85K - $131K

$85K

$131K

$85,000 - $130,553 Range

Palm Beach County School District
3.6

$96,886

 /yr
Range: $84K - $109K

$84K

$109K

$84,128 - $108,637 Range

Baltimore City Public School System
3.2

$103,793

 /yr
Range: $90K - $127K

$90K

$127K

$90,097 - $126,884 Range

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$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 4 to 6 years of experience

$64,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 1 to 3 years of experience

$90,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 10 to 14 years of experience

$80,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 1 to 3 years of experience

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$88,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 4 to 6 years of experience

$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 1 to 3 years of experience

$68,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Elementary Assistant Principal with 7 to 9 years of experience

$111,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Elementary Assistant Principal with more than 15 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 1 to 3 years of experience

$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Assistant Principal with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about an Assistant Principal salaries

The national average salary for an Assistant Principal is $82,315 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Assistant Principal salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1553 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Assistant Principal employees.

The highest salary for an Assistant Principal in United States is $114,511 per year.

The lowest salary for an Assistant Principal in United States is $59,171 per year.

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