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School Administrators

Overview

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 235,110 school administrators employed in the United States.

Salary Range

$50,000 to $100,000+

Minimum Education Level

Master's Degree

Certification/License

Required

Outlook

Little Change or More Slowly than the Average
Personality Traits

Helpful

Organized

Problem-Solving

Career Ladder
School District Superintendent

Assistant Superintendent

School Principal

Assistant Principal

Teacher