$74,809
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Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for an Athletic Director (College/University) is $74,809 per year.

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$50,451 - $132,455
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 10 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 72

Job Description for Athletic Director (College/University)

University athletic directors are administrators who oversee athletic departments of colleges and universities and all details that make these departments run smoothly. This is a detail-oriented position that requires strong communication skills, and their duties also include overseeing financial, legal, and practical matters in the athletic department, as well as hiring and firing coaches.

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Athletic Director (College/University) Tasks
  • Manage college athletics programs, the coaching staff, competition schedules, equipment, facilities, and budget.
  • Uphold standards for academics, sportsmanship, and respect.
  • Participate in the recruitment of athletes to sports programs and selection of athletic scholarship winners.
  • Ensure compliance with all school, division, and government regulations.

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Pay by Experience Level for Athletic Director (College/University)

Pay by Experience for an Athletic Director (College/University) has a positive trend. An entry-level Athletic Director (College/University) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 11 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Athletic Director (College/University) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Athletic Director (College/University) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 18 salaries. An Athletic Director (College/University) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $103,000 based on 10 salaries.

Key Stats for Athletic Director (College/University)

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Experience Affects Athletic Director (College/University) Salaries

Late-Career
▲37%

Experienced
▲13%

National Average
$75,000

Mid-Career
▼8%

Entry-Level
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
27%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 100%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: