$40,600
Avg. Salary
$18.89
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Academic Advisor with Oral / Verbal Communication skills is $18.89 per hour.

The average pay for an Academic Advisor with Oral / Verbal Communication skills is $40,600 per year.

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$13.61
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$18.89
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$24.66
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MEDIAN $18.89
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$53k
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MEDIAN $40,600
$32,855 - $53,406
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$0$53K
Salary $32,855 - $53,406
Bonus $295 - $5,500
Total Pay (?
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$32,052 - $53,373
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 827
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $13.61 - $24.66
Overtime $23.08 - $37.18
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $295 - $5,500
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).
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$32,052 - $53,373
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 137

Job Description for Academic Advisor

Universities and colleges employ academic advisors to help current and incoming students make appropriate decisions regarding their education. The advisor is typically assigned to a specific university department and has a strong knowledge of all requirements for degrees offered in that department. The advisor serves as an information provider, counselor, and facilitator for students.

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Academic Advisor

Pay by Experience for an Academic Advisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Academic Advisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 318 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Academic Advisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 130 salaries. An experienced Academic Advisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 50 salaries. An Academic Advisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 8 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

14%

National Average: $40,510

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Academic Advisor

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 213 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Academic Advisor Salaries

Experienced
▲12%

Late-Career
▲10%

▲1%

National Average
$41,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 213 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
54%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 10%