Academic Counselor Salary in the United States

How much does an Academic Counselor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for an Academic Counselor in the United States is $19 as of September 26, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $18 and $21. Hourly rate 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of Academic Counselor in the United States. The average hourly rate for Academic Counselor ranges from $18 to $21 with the average hourly pay of $19. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $18 to $21 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $19.

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Job Openings for Academic Counselor
New Mexico State University -
Assesses academic level,attends to student inquiries, assists in problem resolution, and advises on ... Assists faculty advisement, athletic coaches, and other counseling personnel by providing records ...
LinkedIn - 5 days ago
Central Ohio Technical College - Newark , OH
Academic Advising is essential for student's academic success, persistence and completion of an ... in counseling, advising, or a related field. A master's degree in a related field may be ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
Auldern Academy - Siler City , NC
Student Life Counselors work with our students everyday, participating in activities, supervising ... We provide a traditional academic environment al
ZipRecruiter - 2 days ago
... and counselors. * Plan and attend events related to student recruiting in community colleges ... Work with academic advisors in planning and coordination of student admissions and registration ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
Colorado State University - Fort Collins, CO , None
... counseling or closely related field by start date.Demonstrated interest in and passion for ... Understanding of student development, academic policies and degree requirements in higher education
JobHog, Inc - 3 days ago
This position supports the mission of Carroll College Counseling Services by promoting students' emotional, social, and behavioral growth in order to help them achieve their academic and personal ...
Lee Enterprises - 3 days ago