Elementary School Administrator

Code: 11-9032.00

Also known as: Athletic Director, Elementary Principal, High School Principal, Middle School Principal, Principal, School Administrator, School Superintendent, Special Education Director, Superintendent, Vice Principal

Description: An elementary school's main purpose is to offer children enriching academic programs. While Teachers lead classroom instruction, there are several responsibilities that must be managed outside of the classroom. Elementary School Administrators are responsible for tending to a school's academic responsibilities, operational duties, community outreach and other auxiliary activities that keep a school running successfully. Administrators have at least a Bachelor's degree. However, depending on the position, they may also be required to have a Master's degree as well.

Elementary School Administrator

Typical wages

10% $65,150
25% $78,560
Median $98,490
75% $124,380
90% $152,500

Projected employment

Estimated Employment
(2019 year)
Projected Employment
(2029 year)
Percent Change +0 %
Projected Annual Job Openings 20,000