College Recruiter Salary

For College Recruiters, yearly average wages total $42K annually. Most College Recruiters report high levels of job satisfaction. Female College Recruiters survey participants are more prevalent than men — 63 percent of professionals. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.
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$29,852 - $60,579
MEDIAN: $41,680

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$30,071 - $61,354  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 73

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Job Description for College Recruiter

  • Surface candidates and develop networks to ensure constant flow of qualified candidates using web-based tools, agencies and recruiting contractors.
  • Evaluate employment factors such as job experience, education, training, and skills pertinent to the role.
  • Prepare applicant assessment.
  • Conduct interviews to recruit prospective employees and refers job applicants to specific job openings.
  • Check applicant's employment references.

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College Recruiters typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Sales and Public Speaking are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that pay less than market rate include Public Speaking.

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Experience Affects College Recruiter Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect College Recruiter Salaries

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National Average

Public Speaking
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.


63 %
37 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 11%