Average Academic Department Chair Salary

$77,674
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$49k
MEDIAN
$78k
90%
$136k

The average salary for an Academic Department Chair is $77,674

Base Salary
$49k - $136k
Bonus
$776 - $31k
Profit Sharing
$5k - $15k
Total Pay
$49k - $139k
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Job Satisfaction for Academic Department Chair

3.9 out of 5
(112)
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Gender Breakdown

Female
59.9%
Male
39.7%
Prefer to self-define
0.3%
This data is based on 317 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

89%

Dental

78%

Vision

69%

None

10%