Financial Aid Counselor - Higher Ed. Salary in Illinois

How much does a Financial Aid Counselor - Higher Ed. make in Illinois? The average Financial Aid Counselor - Higher Ed. salary in Illinois is $41,591 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $36,746 and $47,543. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in Illinois

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Job Description

Administers the financial aid program and provides application counseling. Decides to award scholarships, grants, and other monetary rewards. Audits and reconciles financial aid accounts. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abingdon, IL Avg. Salary $40,473 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adair, IL Avg. Salary $41,179 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Addieville, IL Avg. Salary $41,761 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Addison, IL Avg. Salary $45,396 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Akin, IL Avg. Salary $39,990 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albany, IL Avg. Salary $39,496 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albers, IL Avg. Salary $41,761 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albion, IL Avg. Salary $39,189 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alden, IL Avg. Salary $42,315 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Aledo, IL Avg. Salary $39,504 Date Updated April 27, 2019

Career Path for this job

  1. This Job:

    Financial Aid Counselor - Higher Ed.

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Associate Financial Aid Director

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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