Alternate Job Titles: Chief Admissions Officer, Head Admissions Officer, College Admissions Officer, University Admissions Officer
How much does a Chief Admissions Officer make? The median annual Chief Admissions Officer salary is $89,653, as of July 29, 2016, with a range usually between $72,193-$115,005, however this can vary widely depending on a variety of factors. 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 Admissions Officer in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Admissions Officer in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Chief Admissions Officer in the United States is $89,653, so 50% of the people who perform the job of Chief Admissions Officer in the United States are expected to make less than $89,653.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Admissions Officer that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Chief Admissions Officer are expected to make less than the median.
Source: HR Reported data as of August 2016
Oversees a team of admissions officers who are responsible for determining the admissibility, transferability of credit, and residency availability for undergraduate students. Supervises the preparation of reports and proposals, and responds to inquiries from students and external third parties. Responsible for the overall undergraduate admissions program. May also be responsible for graduate student admissions. 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 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 a Dean. View full job description