Director Of Admissions Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 19, 2020
Min 10%
Median 50%
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Kaiser Permanente
Highest Paying City
Fremont, CA
Highest Paying State
New Jersey
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a director of admissions make?
Directors Of Admissions in the US make on average $68,670 annually or $33.01 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $52,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $89,000. Health Care companies and Education companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. The top 5 states when it comes to Director Of Admissions salaries are New Jersey, Pennsylvania, California, Ohio, and New York. Most Directors Of Admissions spend 3.3 years in the position.

Average Director Of Admissions Salary By Location

As a Director Of Admissions in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $68,670 per year or $33.01 per hour. The city with the highest Director Of Admissions salary is Fremont, CA at $84,386 per year. Not only that, Fremont, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $53,000. New Jersey, Pennsylvania, California, Ohio, and New York are the top 5 highest earning states for Directors Of Admissions. Illinois, South Dakota, and Montana have the lowest Director Of Admissions salaries.

Map of Director Of Admissions Salaries

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

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Average Director Of Admissions Salary By Company

Directors Of Admissions report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Directors Of Admissions are in Health Care companies and Education companies. Kaiser Permanente and ProMedica are the highest paying companies. Companies like Senior Living Properties and Acadia Healthcare also pay high salaries to their Directors Of Admissions.

Average Director Of Admissions Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Director Of Admissions works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Health Care companies, Education companies, and Hospitality companies tend to have the highest salaries for Directors Of Admissions. Health Care companies pay their Directors Of Admissions the highest wages, averaging $72,711 per year. Education companies and Hospitality companies pay well too, at $61,537 and $60,488, respectively. The average salary for Directors Of Admissions in the Non Profits industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $58,769.
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
Non Profits
Non Profits

Director Of Admissions Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

National Average
Ashburn, VA

Director Of Admissions Salary By Experience Level

The salary for a Director Of Admissions can range from $35,744 to $54,967 depending on the amount of work experience that the person has. Data on how experience level affects salary 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.