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Elementary and High School Principals

Job Information

Plan, direct, or coordinate the academic, administrative, or auxiliary activities of public or private elementary or secondary level schools.


  • Many jobs require a master's or doctoral degree and experience in a related occupation, such as teaching or admissions counseling.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential because much of an administrator's job involves working and collaborating with others.
  • Excellent opportunities are expected for most jobs.


Personality I'm good with people
Salary $87,470/yr ($43.74/hr)
Job Outlook Average
Education Masters