How much does a Financial Aid Counselor make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Financial Aid Counselor in the United States is $17 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $16 and $20. 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, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Alans Group - New York , NY
Financial Aid Counselor Location: NYC NY (Remote Start; Onsite Post-Covid) Duration: Client Full-Time Work Schedule: Monday through Friday from 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM with a 30 minute meal break
Monster - 23 days ago
Staffmark - San Jacinto , CA
AND3. Six (6) months of professional experience in a student services areas (admissions and records,counseling, financial aid, or student activities); OR1. a related field that will demonstrate ...
Staffmark - 17 days ago
Arizona College - Las Vegas , NV
Arizona Collegeis seeking a full-time Financial Aid Officer. This is an entry-level position that ... Counseling students in order to determine their eligibility for Title IV funding, institutional ...
ZipRecruiter - 30 days ago
Platt College Los Angeles, LLC. - Riverside , CA
The Director of Financial Aid will provide direction and leadership for the Financial Aid ... Counsel students and parents regarding financial plan / eligibility, and provide that all students ...
ZipRecruiter - 24 days ago
Los Angeles Film School - Los Angeles , CA
Hollywood, CA Primary areas of responsibility : § Assist FA management in overseeing Counselor ... Financial Aid for all active students. § Maintain the FA roster of students and provide regular ...
ZipRecruiter - 43 days ago
Paul Mitchell Schools - Los Angeles , CA
This is a vital position to the school, as this person prepares all paperwork pertaining to grants and loans and counsels and advises Future Professionals and parents on financial aid eligibility and ...
ZipRecruiter - 42 days ago
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