Athletic Director Salary in the United States

How much does an Athletic Director make in the United States? The average Athletic Director salary in the United States is $59,227 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $55,556 and $63,041. 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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$55,556 to $63,041
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What is an Athletic Director?

An Athletic Director (commonly "athletics director" or "AD") is an administrator at many clubs or institutions, like colleges and universities, as well as in larger high schools and middle schools, who oversees the work of coaches and related staff involved in athletic programs....

Source: Wikipedia (as of 09/06/2019). Read more from Wikipedia

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Job Openings for Athletic Director
University Of San Francisco - San Francisco , California
The Director of Academic Support for Athletics is a member of the University of San Francisco ... This position works in coordination with the Athletic Department's Compliance Office, the Office of ...
Neuvoo - 4 days ago
Elmhurst College - Elmhurst , Illinois
Create and maintain effective, positive relationships with coaching staff and athletic director. 5.Participate in on-campus visitation programs sponsored by the Admission Office. 6.Respond to ...
InsideHigherEd - 9 days ago
Air Force Academy Athletic Corporation - Colorado Springs , CO
Reports to the Assistant Athletic Director for Marketing & Fan Experience * Other duties as assigned * Bachelor's degree and one year of related experience * Specialized skills in non-linear computer ...
ZipRecruiter - 10 days ago
Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School - Chicago , IL
Athletic Director Effective Date: January 27, 2020 Department: Athletics by Jobble
Jobble, Inc. - 7 days ago
ProPharma Sales, LLC - Campbell , CA
The primary role for this specific opportunity will be to support an industry leading, Billion-dollar brand for a Fortune 100 company through promotion to High School Athletic Directors (ADs) and ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
ScoreVision - Portland , ME
School Boards, Athletic Directors, Architectural firms and Owners Representatives throughout the sales process * Excellent organizational, writing and communication skills * Strong interpersonal ...
ZipRecruiter - 9 days ago
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