Entry-Level Admissions Coordinator Salary

Entry-Level Admissions Coordinators pull down an average of $16.28 per hour. While some workers in this profession — slightly less than a fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and a majority have dental insurance. Women account for the majority of Entry-Level Admissions Coordinators who took the survey — 83 percent to be exact. Most Entry-Level Admissions Coordinators like their work and job satisfaction is high. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,396 - $51,301
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MEDIAN: $39,796
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$12.74 - $22.12
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Salary $31,396 - $51,301
Bonus $497.49 - $10,186
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$27,893 - $49,658
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 220
Hourly Data $0$32
Hourly Rate $12.74 - $22.12
Overtime $17.13 - $32.79
Annual Data $0$49K
Bonus $497.49 - $10,186
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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$27,893 - $49,658
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 337

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Admissions Coordinator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,977

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

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Entry-Level Admissions Coordinators, 36 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Admissions Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Beverly (+27 percent), Los Angeles (+22 percent), Cleveland (+11 percent), and New York (+7 percent). Falling short of the national average by 12 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Oklahoma City. Below-median salaries also turn up in Baltimore and Atlanta (4 percent lower and 2 percent lower, respectively).

Admissions Coordinator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Admissions Coordinator in Orange:
"Future benefits."
Work head and be a self sufficient employee. Share your knowledge of responsibility, career path.

Admissions Coordinator in Las Vegas:
Know the duties expected.

Admissions Coordinator in Syracuse:
"The amount of stress and superior multi tasking."
Be prepared to deal with fast pace and emotional situations.

Admissions Coordinator in Sarasota:
"Fast Paced Stressful Work Environment."
For hospice, as first contact for patients, listening skills and ability to analyze patient needs quickly.

Admissions Coordinator in Nederland:
"Workplace Politics."
I wish that I had more knowledge and wisdom behind me regarding proper etiquette in workplace politics. I do believe I was somewhat naive starting in this position. Although, I have learned an extreme amount and taken it all in, it does tend to make a person forget the day to day realization of just being human and not the work machine. I have also learned how to manage that knowledge and use it to manage the staff I lead.

Key Stats for Admissions Coordinator

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
11%
1-4 years
76%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Admissions Coordinator Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲2%

National Average
$37,000

Sales
▼1%

Insurance
▼3%

Marketing Communications
▼3%



Customer Relations
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 24%
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