Late-Career College Department Chairs can expect wages of $98K annually on average. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Male Late-Career College Department Chairs are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 56 percent of the field. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job.

$61,418 - $179,300
$61K
$98K
$180K
MEDIAN: $98,183
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$61,418 - $179,300  
   
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$61,481 - $185,094  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 139

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Key Stats for Department Chair (College / University)

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Department Chair (College / University) Salaries

Research Analysis
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Budget Management
up arrow 49%

People Management
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Curriculum Planning
0%

National Average
$99,000

Project Management
up arrow 40%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 93%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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