Director, Career Services Salary

A Director, Career Services earns an average salary of $60,096 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Leadership and Strategic Planning.

$44,460 - $86,587
$44K
$60K
$87K
MEDIAN: $60,490
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50%
90%

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$14.88 - $35.57
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$21
$36
MEDIAN: $21.14
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$0$86K
Salary $44,460 - $86,587
Bonus $0.00 - $10,101
Profit Sharing $1,250
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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$43,878 - $86,865
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 629
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $14.88 - $35.57
Overtime $31.10
Annual Data $0$86K
Bonus $0.00 - $10,101
Profit Sharing $1,250
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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$43,878 - $86,865
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 May 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Job Description for Director, Career Services

The director of career services manages the overall functions of an institution’s career services office and employees. They interact regularly with faculty members, students, prospective employers, and alumni, and they must be comfortable with public engagement at many levels. The director of career services regularly communicates in person, over email, and over the phone to help meet an institution’s career services objectives and quotas. These directors work to achieve student placement with prospective employers, as well as build relationships with employers and plan other career-related services. Additionally, directors of career services oversee employees within the career services office, providing guidance, feedback, and discipline as necessary.

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Director, Career Services Tasks

  • Manage career services staff, the administration of programs, and the career services budget.
  • Design and implement programs to help students and alumni improve their job seeking skills.
  • Establish partnerships for placing students in jobs with companies, organizations, and alumni.
  • Sponsor events which encourage employers to come to campus and hire students and alumni.
  • Run programs which assist students and alumni with career planning and applying for internships and jobs.

Director, Career Services Job Listings

Popular Skills for Director, Career Services

Pay by Experience Level for Director, Career Services

Pay by Experience for a Director, Career Services has a positive trend. An entry-level Director, Career Services with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 93 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director, Career Services with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 151 salaries. An experienced Director, Career Services which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 163 salaries. A Director, Career Services with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 63 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $60,456

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Director, Career Services Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Director, Career Services?

Director, Career Services in Knoxville:
"Somewhat satisfying."
Pros: Meeting new people, helping people.
Cons: Hours.

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Key Stats for Director, Career Services

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
16%

Experience Affects Director, Career Services Salaries

▲22%

▲6%

National Average
$60,000

▼2%

▼14%

Skills That Affect Director, Career Services Salaries

Leadership
▲31%

Strategic Planning
▲27%

Business Development
▲8%



▲1%

National Average
$60,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼1%

Event Planning
▼6%

Budget Management
▼7%

Training Program Development
▼14%

Recruiting
▼16%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 112 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
18%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 7%