Average Academic Advisor Salary

$43,196
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$34k
MEDIAN
$43k
90%
$55k

The average salary for an Academic Advisor is $43,196

Base Salary
$34k - $55k
Bonus
$171 - $5k
Total Pay
$34k - $55k
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What Do Academic Advisors Do?

Academic Advisor Tasks
  • Advise students on potential avenues of education based on strengths and interests.
  • Assist with student enrollment and registration.
  • Issue recommendations to the proper department for enhanced student success.
  • Sustain contact with students throughout their education journey and guide them towards graduation.
  • Provide mentoring and success strategy counseling services to students.
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Job Satisfaction for Academic Advisor

3.8 out of 5
(280)
Highly Satisfied
23Reviews
Based on 280 responses, the job of Academic Advisor has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.8 out of 5. On average, Academic Advisors are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
75.4%
Male
23.9%
Prefer to self-define
0.7%
This data is based on 711 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

90%

Dental

80%

Vision

69%

None

10%