Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Financial Aid Advisor make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

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$56,506 / yrTotal Pay
$39,963 / yrBase Pay
$16,542 / yrAdditional Pay

$56,506

 / yr
$31K$296K
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The estimated total pay for a Financial Aid Advisor is $56,506 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,963 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 $16,542 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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Some related job titles are Financial Aid Officer Salaries with median pay of $65,013, Assistant Director of Financial Aid Salaries with median pay of $83,203, Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid Salaries with median pay of $72,511, Assistant Director of Financial Aid Salaries with median pay of $78,288.

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Perdoceo Education Corporation
2.8

Perdoceo Education Corporation

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $19 - $23

$19

$23

$19 - $23 Range

145 Jobs
Bryant & Stratton College
3.3

Bryant & Stratton College

Financial Aid Advisor

$45,548

 /yr
Range: $35K - $51K

$35K

$51K

$34,550 - $51,167 Range

Education Affiliates
3.4

Education Affiliates

Financial Aid Advisor

$55,966

 /yr
Range: $44K - $60K

$44K

$60K

$43,603 - $59,999 Range

Universal Technical Institute
3.2

Universal Technical Institute

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $20 - $27

$20

$27

$20 - $27 Range

ECPI University
3.3

ECPI University

Financial Aid Advisor

$42,166

 /yr
Range: $40K - $50K

$40K

$50K

$40,257 - $50,365 Range

Lincoln Tech
3.7

Lincoln Tech

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $18 - $27

$18

$27

$18 - $27 Range

Post University
3.3

Post University

Financial Aid Advisor

$42,164

 /yr
Range: $40K - $44K

$40K

$44K

$40,000 - $43,930 Range

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Ultimate Medical Academy
4.0

Ultimate Medical Academy

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $18 - $25

$18

$25

$18 - $25 Range

Concorde Career Colleges
3.7

Concorde Career Colleges

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $18 - $26

$18

$26

$18 - $26 Range

Texas A&M University
4.4

Texas A&M University

Financial Aid Advisor

$40,378

 /yr
Range: $37K - $46K

$37K

$46K

$37,341 - $45,617 Range

American Intercontinental University
3.2

$45,428

 /yr
Range: $43K - $54K

$43K

$54K

$42,583 - $54,225 Range

American Public University System
3.4

$43,000

 /yr
Range: $40K - $48K

$40K

$48K

$40,047 - $47,900 Range

Colorado Technical University
3.1

Colorado Technical University

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $17 - $23

$17

$23

$17 - $23 Range

Full Sail University
4.0

Full Sail University

Financial Aid Advisor

$32,189

 /yr
Range: $30K - $37K

$30K

$37K

$29,756 - $36,604 Range

Capella University
3.7

Capella University

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$21

 /hr
Range: $20 - $23

$20

$23

$20 - $23 Range

Herzing University
3.8

Herzing University

Financial Aid Advisor

$45,000

 /yr
Range: $43K - $54K

$43K

$54K

$43,139 - $53,671 Range

University of Georgia
4.2

University of Georgia

Financial Aid Advisor

$38,906

 /yr
Range: $38K - $45K

$38K

$45K

$37,585 - $45,350 Range

Liberty University
3.9

Liberty University

Financial Aid Advisor

$35,071

 /yr
Range: $31K - $39K

$31K

$39K

$30,986 - $39,263 Range

Blackboard
4.0

Blackboard

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$13

 /hr
Range: $13 - $13

$13

$13

$13 - $13 Range

Strayer University
3.1

Strayer University

Financial Aid Advisor - Hourly

$22

 /hr
Range: $20 - $25

$20

$25

$20 - $25 Range

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$50,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Financial Aid Advisor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$35,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Financial Aid Advisor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Financial Counselor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$5,304

/moAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Financial Aid Counselor with more than 15 years of experience

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$45,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

9 days ago by a Financial Aid Advisor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$20

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Financial Counselor with 4 to 6 years of experience

$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$800/yr

10 days ago by a Financial Counselor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$18

/hrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Financial Aid Counselor with 1 to 3 years of experience

$44,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Financial Aid Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$37,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

10 days ago by a Financial Aid Specialist with 7 to 9 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Financial Aid Advisor salaries

The national average salary for a Financial Aid Advisor is $41,836 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Financial Aid Advisor salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 554 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Financial Aid Advisor employees.

The highest salary for a Financial Aid Advisor in United States is $53,595 per year.

The lowest salary for a Financial Aid Advisor in United States is $32,657 per year.

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