How much does an Assistant Athletics Director make in the United States? The average Assistant Athletics Director salary in the United States is $85,569 as of September 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $69,457 and $114,793. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Assistant Athletics Director oversees daily operations of selected sports program, and the coordination of various administrative functions within the department. May help in fundraising, public relations, ticket pricing and distribution, and purchase of new equipment. Being an Assistant Athletics Director may have responsibility for the personnel, budget, and compliance with governing rules. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Assistant Athletics Director typically reports to a head of a unit/department. The Assistant Athletics Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. To be an Assistant Athletics Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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