A Residence Director earns an average salary of $37,268 per year.

$25,957 - $51,521
$26K
$37K
$52K
MEDIAN: $37,268
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$25,957 - $51,521  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Job Description for Residence Director

  • Respond to emergency situations and manage crises, involving authorities when necessary.
  • Coordinate student move-in and move-out procedures and associated paperwork.
  • Conduct regular inspections of the premises to ensure the building is well-maintained and that students are behaving in accordance with resident guidelines.
  • Assist, supervise and counsel resident students to ensure overall well-being and enjoyment of resident experience.
  • Liaise with college department of student affairs and housing and food services.

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Key Stats for Residence Director

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Residence Director Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Late-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 71%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 23%
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