Entry-Level Admissions Advisor (College/University) Salary
For Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors, annual average wages total $41K per year. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. There are more female Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 65 percent. Work is reasonably fulfilling for most Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors — the majority report average levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors in search of the best pay head to DeVry University, where the median salary rolls in at $46K. Although pay is top-notch overall, it does seem to be curbed at $64K, which isn't dramatically higher than the lower-end figure of $39K.
Employees of National American University can expect to make the least, with the company offering a median salary of $32K; however, pay is widely dispersed from top to bottom, ranging from $23K to $41K.
Pay Difference by Location
Home to some of the best pay for Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors, New York offers exceptional salaries, 23 percent above the national average. Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+19 percent), Schaumburg (+12 percent), Los Angeles (+11 percent), and Tampa (+7 percent).