Q:

How much money does an assistant principal make?

A:

Quick Answer

According to PayScale.com's salary questionnaire, in the United States, assistant principals earn an average of $67,000 per year as of 2014. The range is between $47,000 and $96,000 per year. Factors affecting pay include location and career duration.

Continue Reading

Full Answer

Most assistant principals receive medical coverage, and many also receive dental coverage. Women are a small majority in this profession, making up 56 percent of assistant principals. Assistant principals hold a management-level position in schools, generally in middle and high schools, although there are some at the elementary-school level as well. The next step in a career path for an assistant principal is typically to become an elementary or middle school principal or headmaster, a position that reports a median income $6,000 higher than that of an assistant principal as of 2014.

Learn more about Salaries
Sources:

Related Questions

  • Q:

    How much does a registered dental assistant make?

    A:

    As of 2012, a registered dental assistant makes approximately $34,000 a year, or roughly $16.59 per hour, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The actual pay for a dental assistant may vary depending on the state the person lives in and the dentist office where that person is employed.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    How much does an optometric assistant make?

    A:

    An optometric assistant is classified as a medical assistant and earns an average income of $29,370 per year as of March 2014, not including other potential benefits. This averages to $14.12 per hour.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    Is working as a medical assistant well-paid?

    A:

    Medical assistants, as of May 2012, earned a median of $29,370 per year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. By comparison, dental hygienists made a median of $70,210, dental assistants $34,500, pharmacy technicians $29,320, and nursing assistants and orderlies $24,400.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:
  • Q:

    What is the average salary of a surgical first assistant?

    A:

    A surgical assistant, also known as a surgical technologist, earns a median pay of $41,790 per year or around $20.09 per hour, although some earn more and some earn less, according to the United States Department of Labor Statistics (BLS). The highest-paid 10 percent of surgical assistants in the field earned more than $60,240 in 2012 while the lowest 10 percent earned less than $29,710.

    Full Answer >
    Filed Under:

Explore