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Alternate Job Titles: Bursar, College Bursar, University Bursar

What is the average annual salary for Bursar?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Bursar 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 Bursar in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Bursar in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Bursar in the United States is $70,137 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Bursar in the United States are expected to make less than $70,137.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $70,137
  • 10%$45,628
  • 25%$57,308
  • 75%$86,348
  • 90%$101,107

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Job Description for Bursar

Oversees the overall operations of student financial services, billing and receivables, and cashiering functions of the university/college. Provides direction and leadership in financial management, fiscal policies review and changes. Ensures compliance with university, state, and federal regulations and standard accounting procedures. Requires a bachelor's degree and at least 5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. 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 head of a unit/department. View Bursar job description

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Categories:  Non-Profit and Social Services, Education

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit

Similar Job Titles:  Associate Bursar

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