Average Financial Aid Director Salary

$65,982
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$50k
MEDIAN
$66k
90%
$94k

The average salary for a Financial Aid Director is $65,982

Base Salary
$50k - $94k
Bonus
$199 - $6k
Total Pay
$47k - $93k
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What Do Financial Aid Directors Do?

Financial Aid Director Tasks
  • Manage the operation of the financial aid office and administer programs which provide financial aid to students.
  • Prepare applications for private, local, state, and federal funding and coordinate department during audits.
  • Provide information to students on aid programs, maintain student records, evaluate aid applications, and ensure aid is correctly disbursed.
  • Propose and implement financial aid policies and procedures, and ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Hire, train, supervise, direct, and evaluate staff working in the financial aid department.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
80.0%
Male
20.0%
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Common Health Benefits

Medical

85%

Dental

71%

Vision

60%

None

15%