Entry-Level Admissions Counselor Salary (United States)

The average pay for an Entry-Level Admissions Counselor is $33,970 per year.
Entry-Level Admissions Counselor Total Pay (?
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$27,243 - $43,611
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $33,970
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Entry-Level Admissions Counselor Total Pay (?
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$10.20 - $22.89
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$27,243 - $43,611  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,045  
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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$25,844 - $44,516  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 595
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$10.20 - $22.89  
   
Overtime
$14.77 - $38.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,045  
   
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).
)
$25,844 - $44,516  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 595
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Pay Difference By Location

New York
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San Diego
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Washington
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Denver
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Chicago
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Boston
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National Average
$34,000
Philadelphia
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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Admissions Counselor Salaries

Counseling
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Sales
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Customer Service
0%
National Average
$34,000
Recruiting
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Microsoft Office
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Oral / Verbal Communication
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Gender

Female
65%
female alumni
 
Male
35%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 57% employee benefits None: 10%
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