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Alternate Job Titles: University Academic Counselor, Academic Advisor, Academic Counselor, College Academic Advisor, College Academic Counselor, University Academic Advisor

What is the average annual salary for Academic Advisor?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Academic Advisor may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Academic Advisor in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Academic Advisor in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Academic Advisor in the United States is $42,506 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Academic Advisor in the United Sates are expected to make less than $42,506.

Source: HR Reported data as of July 2014

Median $42,506
  • 10%$34,162
  • 25%$38,138
  • 75%$47,541
  • 90%$52,126

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Job Description for Academic Advisor

Advises university/college students in course selection, requirements for selected area of concentration, and post-college plans. May work with individual students or groups. Requires a bachelor's degree in counseling or related field and 2-4 years of experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Works under general supervision. A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager. View Academic Advisor job description

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Categories:  Education

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit

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