Entry-Level Financial Aid Counselor Salary

An Entry-Level Financial Aid Counselor earns an average salary of $35,608 per year.

$28,806 - $45,644
$29K
$36K
$46K
MEDIAN: $35,537
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.62 - $23.62
$13
$16
$24
MEDIAN: $16.24
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$46K
Salary $28,806 - $45,644
Bonus $0.00 - $2,980
Profit Sharing $500
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).
)
$28,826 - $46,573
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 114
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $12.62 - $23.62
Overtime $22.14
Annual Data $0$46K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,980
Profit Sharing $500
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).
)
$28,826 - $46,573
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Financial Aid Counselor Job Listings

Financial Aid Counselor Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Financial Aid Counselor in New York:
"I Wish I Knew About The Politics Of The Company."
Well, you will need to develop thick skin. People may not like working with you but you still have to do what is right for the school and still help the parent understand what may be wrong. You should be able to be personable, honest, open minded and have excellent communication skills.

Key Stats for Financial Aid Counselor

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
19%
ADVERTISEMENT
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Financial Aid Counselor Salaries

Counseling
▼0%

National Average
$35,000

Customer Service
▼1%

Financial Aid
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 10%
ADVERTISEMENT