Dean Salary in the United States

How much does a Dean make in the United States? The average Dean salary in the United States is $88,326 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $84,001 and $94,613. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Job Openings for Dean
Shepherds College -
The Dean of Education is responsible for maintaining curriculum standards with academic, Bible and specialty major classes; overseeing occupational training components including field experiences ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
FORTIS Colleges and Institutes -
The Dean of Nursing is responsible for providing leadership in the planning, development, implementation, and evaluation of the nursing program. The person in this role must facilitate responsiveness ...
LinkedIn - 7 days ago
POSITION DETAILS Reporting to the Vice President for Student Affairs & Dean of Students at Hunter College, the Enrollment Registrar Director's responsibilities, in addition to the duties within CUNY ...
LinkedIn - 6 days ago
Fayetteville Technical Community College - Fayetteville , NC
Program Coordinator - Psychology Duties Assist the Dean of Arts & Humanities with the identification and recruitment of potential faculty for the Psychology Department; participate in the interview ...
ZipRecruiter - 3 days ago
University of Maine School of Law - Portland , Maine
Dean, Maine School of Law The University of Maine School of Law, the State of Maine's public and only law school, invites inquiries, nominations, and applications for the position of Dean, with an ... - 4 days ago
University of Puget Sound - Tacoma , WA
Primarily provide direct administrative support to the Associate Dean of Students for Student Support, Director of the Office of Intercultural Engagement (OIE), Associate Director of Civic Engagement ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago