Admissions Specialist Salary
An Admissions Specialist earns an average wage of $14.61 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.
|Salary||$27,259 - $49,367|
|Total Pay (||$24,630 - $46,762|
|Hourly Rate||$10.95 - $22.31|
|Overtime||$8.28 - $25.00|
|Total Pay (||$24,630 - $46,762|
Job Description for Admissions Specialist
Admissions specialists are responsible for admitting, consulting, and marketing for clients, as well as assisting an admissions coordinator with development, recruiting strategies, and implementing duties involving clients. They may also have community outreach and public information duties and must be able to handle multiple clients and their concerns in a coordinated and professional manner.Read More...
Admissions specialists often serve as the face of a company and must always be updated and well-informed of ever-changing policies and information. They also assist program developers in creating brochures, fliers, and related materials and may work with the public on outreach plans, informational workshops, or educational seminars to promote the company.
Customer service skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office programs are important in this position, and some overtime including weekends may occasionally be necessary when client-intake is high. Admissions specialists typically work in an office environment with support staff, and some travel may also occasionally be necessary.
An associate's degree in education, business, or marketing and prior administrative or customer service experience are generally required for this position, and machinery used in this work includes copiers, printers, fax machines, multi-line phone systems, and other general office equipment. Admissions specialists must also be able to multitask and work well under pressure with minimal direction.
Admissions Specialist Tasks
- Perform admitting duties including explaining various forms such as patient rights, medical releases and insurance.
- Assess method of payment for services, initate processing, may refer to specialist for financial options.
- Greet visitors, ascertain purpose of visit, and direct them to appropriate staff or department.
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Pay by Experience Level for Admissions Specialist
Pay by Experience for an Admissions Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Admissions Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 73 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Admissions Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Admissions Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 23 salaries. An Admissions Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 7 salaries.
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