View all jobs →

Would you like to post jobs on this career? Find the best candidates using Sokanu's new psychometric job platform. Visit employers.sokanu.com today.

Find your perfect career

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

What is the average salary for Principals in Tennessee?

Principals earn an average hourly wage of $41.37. Hourly wages typically start from $19.16 and go up to $76.07. Principals earn an average salary of $75,480 per year. Salaries typically start from $51,360 and go up to $101,590.

These numbers may vary depending on several factors, like level of education, amount of experience, industry, company size and location.

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

Highest

The top 10% of Principals in Tennessee earn:

$76.07 an hour $101,590 per year
Senior

The top 25% of Principals in Tennessee earn:

$49.29 an hour $89,860 per year
Experienced

The top 50% of Principals in Tennessee earn:

$32.83 an hour $74,530 per year
Junior

The bottom 25% of Principals in Tennessee earn:

$24.07 an hour $62,510 per year
Starting

The bottom 10% of Principals in Tennessee earn:

$19.16 an hour $51,360 per year

Historical salary for Principals in Tennessee

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