School Administrators

School administrators are leaders who plan and set goals related to the educational, administrative, and counseling programs of schools. They coordinate and evaluate the activities of teachers and other school personnel to ensure that they adhere to deadlines and budget requirements and meet established objectives. There are approximately 445,400 school administrators employed in the United States.

Quick Facts
Alternate Title(s) None
Salary Range $50,000 to $100,000+
Work Environment Primarily Indoors
Education and Training
  • Master's Degree
Related School Subjects
  • Computer Science
  • English
  • Mathematics
  • Business Management
  • Leadership
  • Teaching
Personality Traits
  • Helpful
  • Organized
  • Problem-Solving
Licensure/Certification Required

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