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The average academic department chair salary in District of Columbia, United States is $125,559 or an equivalent hourly rate of $60. This is 12% higher (+$13,872) than the average academic department chair salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $7,873. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in District of Columbia, United States.
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An entry level academic department chair (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $90,997. On the other end, a senior level academic department chair (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $185,010.

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Job Description
Plan, direct, or coordinate research, instructional, student administration and services, and other educational activities at postsecondary institutions, including universities, colleges, and junior and community colleges.

The chart below breaks down accounts by the highest level of education obtained.

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