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The average department head college or university salary in Arkansas, United States is $95,644 or an hourly rate of $46. This is 7% lower (-$7,209) than the average department head college or university salary in the United States. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $5,586.
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An entry level department head college or university (1-3 years of experience) earns an average salary of $65,435. On the other end, a senior level department head college or university (8+ years of experience) earns an average salary of $128,408.

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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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