Chief Academic Officer Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: University Chief Academic Officer, Chief Academic Officer, College Chief Academic Officer, Provost

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

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Academic Officer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Chief Academic Officer in the United States is $213,826 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Chief Academic Officer in the United States are expected to make less than $213,826.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $213,826
  • 10%$147,168
  • 25%$178,935
  • 75%$268,918
  • 90%$319,077

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Job Description for Chief Academic Officer

Oversees academic programs, faculty affairs and many academic support functions of a university/college. Works to ensure the fulfillment of institutional mission and goals and provides academic vision and leadership. Requires a master's degree with at least 10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Chief Academic Officer job description

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Categories:  Education

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit

Similar Job Titles:  Associate Chief Academic Officer, Secretary to Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Chief Executive Officer, Chief Information Security Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Technology Officer, Chief Information Technology Officer, Chief Trust Officer

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