How much does a Bursar make in the United States? The average Bursar salary in the United States is $76,904 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $62,842 and $94,690. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.
Bursar manages and oversees operations of student, faculty, and staff accounts. Provides leadership and direction for tuition and fee structure, financial aid resources, billing and receivables, petty cash, and payments. Being a Bursar is the custodian of institutional funds. Ensures compliance with university, state, and federal regulations and standard accounting procedures. Additionally, Bursar requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a top executive officer. The Bursar 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 a Bursar typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description
Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. provides child care and early education, back-up care, and educational advisory services for employers and families. The company operates through three segments: Full Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Care, and Educational Advisory Services. The Full Service Center-Based Chi... More
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Fiscal Year Ended in 2018
What does a Bursar do?
Bursar in Arlington, VA
Maintains accurate UniversityÆs Tuition and Fees rate tables.
October 10, 2019
Evaluate internal controls to ensure all assets such as cash, checks and credit card information are properly safeguarded.
December 13, 2019
Develop and improve student experience by maintaining and improving the student accounts communication vehicles such as the web, email, phone and printed materials.
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These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Bursar in the United States. The base salary for Bursar ranges from $62,842 to $94,690 with the average base salary of $76,904. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $62,858 to $94,734 with the average total cash compensation of $76,904.