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Principal Salaries

4,061 SalariesUpdated May 14, 2021

Average Base Pay
$149,926 / yr
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How much does a Principal make?

The national average salary for a Principal is $149,926 in United States. Filter by location to see Principal salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 4,061 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Principal employees.

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Principal

Kearney

$155,806/yr

Range: $154K - $342K

260 salaries

$155,806/yr
$154K$342K

Principal

Infosys

$154,317/yr

Range: $110K - $207K

242 salaries

$154,317/yr
$110K$207K

Principal

Boston Consulting Group

$237,361/yr

Range: $192K - $349K

160 salaries

$237,361/yr
$192K$349K

Principal

Mercer

$162,454/yr

Range: $106K - $232K

128 salaries

$162,454/yr
$106K$232K

Principal

North Highland

$146,897/yr

Range: $112K - $227K

73 salaries

$146,897/yr
$112K$227K

Principal

Deloitte

$116,290/yr

Range: $108K - $884K

62 salaries

$116,290/yr
$108K$884K

Principal

Capgemini

$238,167/yr

Range: $174K - $303K

61 salaries

$238,167/yr
$174K$303K

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Principal

Harmony Public Schools

$71,061/yr

Range: $67K - $97K

59 salaries

$71,061/yr
$67K$97K

Principal

Booz Allen Hamilton

$223,243/yr

Range: $177K - $278K

51 salaries

$223,243/yr
$177K$278K

Principal

Booz & Company

$241,384/yr

Range: $206K - $302K

48 salaries

$241,384/yr
$206K$302K

Principal

Pacific Gas and Electric

$145,919/yr

Range: $122K - $179K

36 salaries

$145,919/yr
$122K$179K

Principal

Oliver Wyman

$234,535/yr

Range: $203K - $258K

35 salaries

$234,535/yr
$203K$258K

Principal

KKR

$245,498/yr

Range: $160K - $459K

35 salaries

$245,498/yr
$160K$459K

Principal

EY-Parthenon

$155,681/yr

Range: $125K - $216K

34 salaries

$155,681/yr
$125K$216K

Principal

Manhattan Associates

$81,885/yr

Range: $71K - $121K

28 salaries

$81,885/yr
$71K$121K

Principal

Bain & Company

$232,165/yr

Range: $138K - $255K

27 salaries

$232,165/yr
$138K$255K

Principal

ICF

$159,993/yr

Range: $137K - $199K

24 salaries

$159,993/yr
$137K$199K

Principal

Slalom

$156,213/yr

Range: $122K - $188K

23 salaries

$156,213/yr
$122K$188K

Principal

IQVIA

$201,911/yr

Range: $136K - $256K

23 salaries

$201,911/yr
$136K$256K

Principal

Charles River Associates

$198,613/yr

Range: $161K - $276K

21 salaries

$198,613/yr
$161K$276K

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent principal salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$310,422
per year
A Principal in the Bridgeport, CT Area area reported making $310,422 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bridgeport, CT Area area
Contract
 
1 to 50 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$138,000
per year
A Principal in the Sacramento, CA Area area reported making $138,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Sacramento, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$170,000
per year
A Principal in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $170,000 per year
Additional Pay
$15k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$55,538
per year
A Principal in the Philadelphia, PA Area area reported making $55,538 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Philadelphia, PA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$232,817
per year
A Principal in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $232,817 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$150,000
per year
A Principal in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
School / School District
$108,000
per year
A Principal in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $108,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
School / School District
$200,000
per year
A Principal in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Additional Pay
$280k cash bonus
$70k stock bonus
$23k profit sharing
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Public