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Director of Alumni Affairs Salary

An average Director of Alumni Affairs in the United States can expect to take home roughly $59K annually. Pay generally varies between $37K and $84K per year. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The majority of Directors of Alumni Affairs claim high levels of job satisfaction. Female Directors of Alumni Affairs make up most of the survey respondents at 78 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$38,018 - $83,680
(Median)
$38K
$59K
$84K
MEDIAN: $58,807
10%
50%
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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$28K$56K$84K
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$38,018 - $83,680  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,170  
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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$37,040 - $83,619  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 125

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Job Description for Director of Alumni Affairs

  • Maintain and update alumni directory information.
  • Oversee administration and budget of the office of alumni affairs.
  • Develop and implement fundraising campaigns aimed at alumni.
  • Manage college/university relations with alumni and represent alumni to school administrators.
  • Plan and run special events for alumni and work to increase alumni involvement at the school.

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Professional skills reported by Directors of Alumni Affairs are few in number. Fundraising and Event Planning are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Event Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Alumni Affairs

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Directors of Alumni Affairs. Average salaries for inexperienced employees average out to around $50K, but folks who have five to 10 years of experience earn a higher median of $58K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Directors of Alumni Affairs make a median salary of $66K. Old hands who claim more than two decades on the job enjoy average earnings of $78K.

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Experience Affects Director of Alumni Affairs Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 35%

Experienced
up arrow 14%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$58,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Director of Alumni Affairs Salaries

Fundraising
up arrow 1%

National Average
$58,000

Event Planning
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 40 votes.

Gender

Female
78 %
Male
22 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 9%