President, College/University Salary (United States)

The average pay for a President, College/University is $127,894 per year.
President, College/University Salary (?
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$87,264 - $297,523
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MEDIAN: $127,893
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National Salary Data

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$87,264 - $297,523  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $70,957  
Total Pay (?
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$89,147 - $301,362  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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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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Experience Affects President, College/University Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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National Average
$147,000
Entry-Level
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Mid-Career
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 20 votes.

Gender

Female
41%
female alumni
 
Male
59%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
25%
20 years or more
32%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 82%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 6%