Assistant Director Of Admissions Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$47,000
$39,000
$47,000
$58,000
The average assistant director of admissions makes about $47,886 per year. That's $23.02 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $39,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $58,000. Many of assistant directors of admissions seem to be drawn to education and government companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case assistant directors of admissions tend to work at health care, non profits, and hospitality companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Alaska, California and New Jersey pay assistant directors of admissions the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
Kent, OH
$61,732
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Map of Assistant Director Of Admissions Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Assistant Directors Of Admissions earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Assistant Director Of Admissions Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for an assistant director of admissions is roughly $47,886 per year, which boils down to $23.02 per hour. Interestingly enough, assistant directors of admissions have the highest salaries in San Francisco, CA at about $69,905 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in San Francisco, CA is $48,000. Additionally, assistant directors of admissions make more than the average salary in Teaneck, NJ, Kent, OH, Salt Lake City, UT, Pueblo, CO, and New York, NY. On a more broad level, assistant director of admissions salaries are highest in Alaska, California, New Jersey, Utah, Ohio, West Virginia, and North Dakota. On the contrary, Vermont, South Carolina, and Hawaii offer the lowest assistant director of admissions salaries.

Average Assistant Director Of Admissions Salary By Company

If you insist on knowing when your check is going to come and for how much, then you'd be better off working for companies like Chapin Hall Center For Children and UT Health San Antonio as they offer the highest salaries for assistant directors of admissions.

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Average Assistant Director Of Admissions Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, assistant director of admissions salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that health care, non profits, and hospitality companies tend to offer much higher salaries for assistant directors of admissions. For example, assistant directors of admissions make a whopping average salary of $51,791 while working for health care companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $51,191 at non profits companies and $48,316 at hospitality companies. But assistant directors of admissions may want to avoid working in the education industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $45,998.

Industry
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
$51,791
$52k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$51,191
$51k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$48,316
$48k
Education
Education
$45,998
$46k

Assistant Director Of Admissions Salary History

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Assistant Director Of Admissions Salary By Experience Level

The salary for an assistant director of admissions can vary depending on the years of experience that a person has, from entry level to senior level. Data on how experience level affects total compensation is provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) as part of their National Compensation Survey, which is based on factors such as knowledge, complexity, contacts, and environment.

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$50,162
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$37,401
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$33,000
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$58,220
$58,220
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$48,118
$48,118
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Jamestown Community College
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Assistant Director of Admissions
Assistant Director of Admissions
Assistant Director of Admissions
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$43,695
$43,695
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$33,000
$33,000
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