Principal Salaries in the United States

Salary estimated from 2,883 employees, users, and past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. Last updated: April 18, 2019
Average salary
$105,618 per year
  • Most Reported
$26,000
$238,000
Salary Distribution

How much does a Principal make in the United States?

The average salary for a Principal is $105,618 per year in the United States. Salary estimates are based on 2,883 salaries submitted anonymously to Indeed by Principal employees, users, and collected from past and present job advertisements on Indeed in the past 36 months. The typical tenure for a Principal is 2-4 years.
Principal salaries by company in the United States
CompanyAverage salary
$226,626 per year
8 salaries
$205,221 per year
$188,838 per year
$163,309 per year
$160,153 per year
$150,628 per year
$147,652 per year
$143,529 per year
$142,419 per year
$141,183 per year
Principal salaries by location
CityAverage salary
$104,970 per year
$160,825 per year
$164,570 per year
$92,389 per year
$139,891 per year

Principal job openings

POST-DOCTORAL RESEARCH ASSOCIATE (AD#1139)
LLVARE
Loma Linda, CA
Admissions Coordinator (2 openings)
Montclair State University
Montclair, NJ
Receptionist + Administrative Assistant
Two Twelve
New York, NY
Principal Jobs