How much does a Chief Academic Officer make in the United States? The average Chief Academic Officer salary in the United States is $199,404 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $151,137 and $260,536. 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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Chief Academic Officer directs and oversees the academic program of a university/college. Leads policy development in student learning, academic programs, teaching, research, and related student success areas. Being a Chief Academic Officer requires a master's degree. Typically reports to a top executive officers. The Chief Academic Officer manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Chief Academic Officer typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2022 View full job description

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