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Campus Recruiter Salary

Women make up the vast majority of Campus Recruiters in the United States. The average pay in this industry is approximately $54K per year. Location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Almost all have medical and dental plans, and a fair number have vision insurance. Job satisfaction for Campus Recruiters is high. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$33,374 - $74,337
(Median)
$33K
$54K
$74K
MEDIAN: $53,897
10%
50%
90%

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$10.30 - $39.93
(Median)
$10
$25
$40
MEDIAN: $24.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$33,374 - $74,337  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,323  
Profit Sharing
$550 - $2,966  
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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$34,098 - $77,918  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 152
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $39.93  
   
Overtime
$16.82 - $37.17  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,323  
   
Profit Sharing
$550 - $2,966  
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).
)
$34,098 - $77,918  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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Job Description for Campus Recruiter

A campus recruiter generally works for a company and visits various universities to "discover talent," so to speak, and recruit students for work. The campus recruiter creates relationships with these universities and serves as a representative of his/her company, and also creates and implements marketing plans. These plans may involve interacting with student organizations and career services departments.

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Campus Recruiter Tasks

  • Make presentations and portray the organization positively during informal and formal events.
  • Liaise with colleges, universities, partners and recruitment staff to build relationships.
  • Visit campuses, review resumes, interview candidates and select top talent.
  • Maintain and update online presence, including following up on strong candidates.

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Survey takers who work as Campus Recruiters report a focused set of job skills. Most notably, facility with Program Management, Recruiting, and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 26 percent, 12 percent, and 9 percent, respectively. Skills that pay less than market rate include Oral / Verbal Communication.

Campus Recruiter Reviews

What is it like working as a Campus Recruiter?

Campus Recruiter in Chicago:
"Exciting, Refreshing And Ever Changing."
Pros: I enjoy connecting with young hopefuls about a great company where they can grow and engage in thought leadership that will shape out future.
Cons: Processes.

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Experience Affects Campus Recruiter Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 14%

Experienced
0%

National Average
$55,000


Skills That Affect Campus Recruiter Salaries

Program Management
up arrow 26%

Recruiting
up arrow 12%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 9%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 8%

National Average
$55,000

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 93% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 6%