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Academic Department Chair Salary

How much does a Academic Department Chair make in the United States?
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$113,176 (USD)

Average Base Salary

$54 (USD)/hr

Average Hourly Rate

$7,096 (USD)

Average Bonus
The average academic department chair salary in United States is $113,176 or an equivalent hourly rate of $54. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $7,096. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
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$78,753 (USD)

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$140,696 (USD)

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