Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors pull down an average of $41K per year. The particular firm and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors are fairly content with their jobs, and work satisfaction falls in line with the national average. The majority of Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors (65 percent) who took the survey are women. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$31,062 - $51,648
$31K
$41K
$52K
MEDIAN: $40,584
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$13.87 - $22.47
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MEDIAN: $18.61
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$31,062 - $51,648  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,932  
Total Pay (?
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$30,265 - $51,293  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 149
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.87 - $22.47  
   
Overtime
$22.33 - $37.20  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,932  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,265 - $51,293  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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Employees at DeVry University enjoy the biggest paychecks, and $46K is the median salary. Range in pay, on the other hand, is narrow, with lower figures hovering around $39K and higher ones not far away at only $64K.

National American University offers the lowest compensation; the median salary there averages out to only $32K. The pay range is also narrow, ranging between $23K and $41K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $40,550

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors in New York enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 22 percent above the national average. Entry-Level College Admissions Advisors will also find cushy salaries in Chicago (+14 percent), Schaumburg (+12 percent), Tampa (+6 percent), and Dallas (+3 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Los Angeles, 1 percent below the national average.

Key Stats for Admissions Advisor (College/University)

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
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Less than 1 year
12%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
15%
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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