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President, College/University Salary

The average pay for a President, College/University is $142,385 per year.

$82,058 - $259,116
(Median)
$82K
$140K
$260K
MEDIAN: $142,384
10%
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$82,058 - $259,116  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $59,180  
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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$82,202 - $290,210  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 85

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Job Description for President, College/University

  • Recruit and hire staff and faculty to meet operational goals, and evaluate staffing levels periodically.
  • Monitor financial performance and liquidity, tracking budgets, and making changes.
  • Supervise and mentor directors, managers, and departments to meet overall organizational goals.
  • Interact with the community and educational bodies to communicate the vision and success of the organization.

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Pay by Experience Level for President, College/University

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

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Experience Affects President, College/University Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 13%

National Average
$152,000

Experienced
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 4%

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
40 %
Male
60 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
28%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 6%