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Academic Director Salary

How much does a Academic Director make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Academic Director

$117,238 (USD)/yr

$56 (USD)/hr

$7,433 (USD)/yr

$115,660 (USD)/yr

$56 (USD)/hr

$7,433 (USD)/yr

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 average academic director salary in United States is $117,238 or an equivalent hourly rate of $56. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $7,433. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$81,580 (USD)

$145,746 (USD)


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Salary Potential

$135,911 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Academic Director will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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