School Principal Salaries in Santa Maria, CA

Alternate Job Titles: Headmaster, Principal, School Principal

What is the average School Principal salary for Santa Maria, CA?

The salary for someone with the job title School Principal in Santa Maria, CA varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on School Principal salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title School Principal in Santa Maria, CA.

Categories:  Non-Profit and Social Services, Education

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This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of School Principal in Santa Maria, CA that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of School Principal in Santa Maria are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $99,792
  • 10%$77,546
  • 25%$88,147
  • 75%$112,260
  • 90%$123,613

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Job Description for School Principal

Directs and oversees education and teaching programs for an assigned school. Responsibilities include developing the curriculum, staffing the department, reviewing faculty performance, and creating an atmosphere conducive to scholarly pursuits. Ensures all school activities are within budgetary guidelines. Requires a bachelor's/master's degree and least 7 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a superintendent. View full job description

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