Experienced Admissions Director (College/University) Salary

Pay for Experienced College Admissions Directors sits in the ballpark of $71K per year. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Work is enjoyable for Experienced College Admissions Directors, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Women account for the majority of Experienced College Admissions Directors who responded to the questionnaire — 68 percent to be exact. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$51,313 - $102,531
MEDIAN: $71,235

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Salary $51,313 - $102,531
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$51,384 - $102,330
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 127

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $71,070

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

Geographically speaking, the highest compensation can be found in Chicago, Los Angeles, and New York — the three largest cities in the United States.

Key Stats for Admissions Director (College/University)


68 %
32 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Admissions Director (College/University) Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)

Strategic Planning

Team Leadership

Project Management

National Average


Sales Management

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.


68 %
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 9%