Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) Salary

The average salary for an Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) is $55,892 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$41,073 - $71,965
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MEDIAN: $55,974
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$40,822 - $72,338  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 318

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Job Description for Associate Director of Admissions (College/University)

The associate director of admissions for colleges and universities complete a number of admissions-related tasks under the supervision of the director of admissions. This includes conducting recruiting and interviewing tasks such as counseling prospective students and their parents, determining the appropriate candidates for a school’s programs, and responding to phone call and email inquiries. Other tasks include planning and executing admissions-related programs such as open houses, informational sessions, and other opportunities for students to visit campuses. Admissions-related programs vary from campus to campus, but many include initiatives ranging from diversity planning to online outreach; the associate director collaborates with the director and subordinates on all of these programs. The associate director may also perform supervisory functions for admissions staff, especially when the director is away from the office or busy.

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Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) Tasks

  • Assist in managing the admissions component of the college or university.
  • Supervise admissions personnel.
  • Develop programs to support college or university's admissions goals.
  • Develop and distribute admission and transfer information through presentations and publications.

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Pay by Experience Level for Associate Director of Admissions (College/University)

Pay by Experience for an Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) has a positive trend. An entry-level Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 134 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 170 salaries. An experienced Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 90 salaries. An Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 26 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $55,973

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Key Stats for Associate Director of Admissions (College/University)

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%
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Experience Affects Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) Salaries

▲8%

▲6%

▲3%

National Average
$56,000

▼8%

Skills That Affect Associate Director of Admissions (College/University) Salaries

Project Management
▲14%

Operations Management
▲9%

Strategic Planning
▲4%

People Management
▲3%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲3%

Recruiting
▲1%

Data Analysis
▼0%

National Average
$56,000

Public Speaking
▼8%

Social Media Marketing
▼10%

Marketing Communications
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 42 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
44%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 6%