Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Director of Admissions make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$88,451 / yrTotal Pay
$64,643 / yrBase Pay
$23,808 / yrAdditional Pay

$88,451

 / yr
$58K$138K
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The estimated total pay for a Director of Admissions is $88,451 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $64,643 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $23,808 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Related Job Titles

For Admissions Director

Some related job titles are Admissions Counselor Salaries with median pay of $51,234, Director of Admissions Salaries with median pay of $97,359, Director of Marketing and Admissions Salaries with median pay of $106,685, Admissions Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $45,145.

Top Paying Companies

For an Admissions Director in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for an Admissions Director in United States. Employers include SV Academy, Sava Senior Care and ProMedica Senior Care.

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SV Academy
SV Academy
$107,576/yr
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$97,900

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$177,952

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$86,540

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$88,776

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Location

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Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Admission Director

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday
Director of Admissions

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Director of Admissions

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$30

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Director of Admissions

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Director of Admissions and Marketing

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$25

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Director of Admissions

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$85,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Director of Admissions

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$41,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Director, Admissions Management

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

7-9 years
2 days ago

Director of Admissions pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Director of Admissions is $64,643 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Director of Admissions salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1063 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Director of Admissions employees.

The highest salary for a Director of Admissions in United States is $94,028 per year.

The lowest salary for a Director of Admissions in United States is $44,442 per year.

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