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How much does a Academic Counselor make?

Updated Jul 22, 2021

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$49,238 /yr
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351 salaries

$38K

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$49K

Average

$64K

High

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The national average salary for Academic Counselor is $49,238 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Academic Counselor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 351 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Academic Counselor employees.

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University of Phoenix
3.8

University of Phoenix

Academic Counselor

$49,252

 /yr
Range: $35K - $73K
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$35K

$73K

$35,174 - $72,852 Range

Education Management Corporation
2.6

Education Management Corporation

Academic Counselor

$42,157

 /yr
Range: $39K - $55K

$39K

$55K

$39,142 - $54,663 Range

IDEA Public Schools
3.4

IDEA Public Schools

Academic Counselor

$59,914

 /yr
Range: $45K - $64K

$45K

$64K

$45,045 - $64,105 Range

Apollo Education Group
3.8

Apollo Education Group

Academic Counselor

$46,136

 /yr
Range: $44K - $51K

$44K

$51K

$43,579 - $50,782 Range

South University
2.6

South University

Academic Counselor

$41,945

 /yr
Range: $36K - $55K

$36K

$55K

$36,108 - $55,389 Range

University of Washington
4.3

University of Washington

Academic Counselor

$62,149

 /yr
Range: $56K - $78K

$56K

$78K

$56,097 - $77,851 Range

University of Louisville
4

University of Louisville

Academic Counselor

$38,901

 /yr
Range: $18K - $45K

$18K

$45K

$18,146 - $45,066 Range

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University of Rochester
4.1

University of Rochester

Academic Counselor

$42,047

 /yr
Range: $41K - $51K

$41K

$51K

$41,137 - $51,126 Range

University of North Texas
4.2

University of North Texas

Academic Counselor

$45,846

 /yr
Range: $42K - $51K

$42K

$51K

$41,550 - $50,824 Range

Argosy University
2.9

Argosy University

Academic Counselor

$44,373

 /yr
Range: $40K - $51K

$40K

$51K

$39,777 - $51,369 Range

New Oasis International Education
2.2

New Oasis International Education

Academic Counselor

$46,999

 /yr
Range: $41K - $53K

$41K

$53K

$40,647 - $53,425 Range

The Ohio State University
4.2

The Ohio State University

Academic Counselor

$44,077

 /yr
Range: $42K - $53K

$42K

$53K

$41,892 - $52,890 Range

University of Oklahoma
4.3

University of Oklahoma

Academic Counselor

$38,527

 /yr
Range: $37K - $48K

$37K

$48K

$36,756 - $47,647 Range

Grand Canyon University
4

Grand Canyon University

Academic Counselor

$43,593

 /yr
Range: $23K - $44K

$23K

$44K

$23,460 - $44,098 Range

University of Mississippi
4.3

University of Mississippi

Academic Counselor

$41,327

 /yr
Range: $37K - $43K

$37K

$43K

$36,594 - $42,919 Range

Cal State East Bay
4.1

Cal State East Bay

Academic Counselor

$58,577

 /yr
Range: $57K - $61K

$57K

$61K

$56,528 - $60,990 Range

University of New Orleans
4.3

University of New Orleans

Academic Counselor

$44,701

 /yr
Range: $39K - $45K

$39K

$45K

$39,116 - $45,013 Range

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences
4.5

Massachusetts College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences

Academic Counselor

$50,854

 /yr
Range: $48K - $56K

$48K

$56K

$48,082 - $55,601 Range

University of Texas at Austin
4.3

University of Texas at Austin

Academic Counselor

$63,178

 /yr
Range: $61K - $66K

$61K

$66K

$61,001 - $65,951 Range

UC Irvine
4.3

UC Irvine

Academic Counselor

$54,315

 /yr
Range: $49K - $61K

$49K

$61K

$49,364 - $61,045 Range

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The national average salary for an Academic Counselor is $49,238 per year in United States. Filter by location to see an Academic Counselor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 351 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Academic Counselor employees.

The highest salary for an Academic Counselor in United States is $63,984 per year.

The lowest salary for an Academic Counselor in United States is $37,891 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent academic counselor salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$60,000
per year
An Academic Advisor in the Syracuse, NY Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Syracuse, NY Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$35,100
per year
A College Advisor in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $35,100 per year
Job Highlights
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$40,658
per year
An Academic Advisor in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $40,658 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$55,000
per year
An Academic Advisor in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$11
hourly
An Undergraduate Student in the Baltimore, MD Area area reported making $11 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Baltimore, MD Area area
Part-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$50,000
per year
An Academic Resource Counselor in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$12
hourly
An Academic Advisor in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $12 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Part-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$50,000
per year
An Academic Advisor in the Merced, CA Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Merced, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
College / University