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How much does a Principal make in Hawaii?

Average Principal Hourly Wage in Hawaii

Principals earn a median hourly wage of $45.49. Hourly wages typically start from $29.60 and go up to $88.05.

Average Principal Yearly Salary in Hawaii

Principals earn a median salary of $84,040 per year. Salaries typically start from $66,510 and go up to $125,790.

Learn more about the Principal job market for salaries of real jobs in your area. Alternatively, see what Principals earn in other states.

Great principals can make a huge difference in the lives of students and their communities. Principals have always been responsible for the management of their school, but lately they’ve also taken on an additional task of student achievement. In some instances, the increased hours and responsibility are not compensated for by minimal principal salary increases.

How to Become a Principal

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  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
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Principal Earnings by Seniority

Top End Principal Earnings

The highest earning Principals in Hawaii earn:

$88.05
an hour
$125,790
per year
Senior Principal Earnings

Senior Principals in Hawaii earn:

$61.70
an hour
$104,750
per year
Experienced Principal Earnings

Experienced Principals in Hawaii earn:

$45.49
an hour
$84,040
per year
Junior Principal Earnings

Junior Principals in Hawaii earn:

$36.34
an hour
$72,710
per year
Starting Principal Earnings

Starting Principals in Hawaii earn:

$29.60
an hour
$66,510
per year

Approximate values based on highest and lowest earning segments.

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Principal salary comparison

Principals earn more than 95% percent of Education & Childcare careers in Hawaii. Principal salaries are in the top 88% of all careers in Hawaii.

Principal Salary $84k
School Psychologist Salary in Hawaii $68k
Librarian Salary in Hawaii $63k
High School Teacher Salary in Hawaii $56k
School Counselor Salary in Hawaii $55k
Clergy Salary in Hawaii $54k
Childcare Program Administrator Salary in Hawaii $46k
Graduate Teaching Assistant Salary in Hawaii $41k
Library Assistant Salary in Hawaii $30k
Childcare Worker Salary in Hawaii $18k

Historical salary for Principals in Hawaii

Source: U.S. Department of Labor Bureau of Labor Statistics

How to Become a Principal

Interested in becoming a Principal? Here are your next steps.

  1. Take the Sokanu Career Test

    Would you make a good principal? Sokanu's free assessment reveals how compatible you are with a career across 5 dimensions!

    Take the free career test
  2. Get the Education

    • Delaware Technical Community College-Terry | Dover, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware Technical Community College-Stanton/Wilmington | Wilmington, DE
      Offers: Certificate, Associates
    • Delaware State University | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
    • University of Delaware | Newark, DE
      Offers: Associates, Bachelors
    • Wesley College | Dover, DE
      Offers: Bachelors
  3. Get Hired

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