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The average department chair salary in District of Columbia, United States is $54,859 or an equivalent hourly rate of $26. This is 14% higher (+$6,890) than the average department chair salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $1,031. 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 department chair (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $40,322. On the other end, a senior level department chair (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $77,586.

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Teach courses in drama, music, and the arts including fine and applied art, such as painting and sculpture, or design and crafts. Includes both teachers primarily engaged in teaching and those who do a combination of teaching and research.

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