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College Recruiter Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$57,991 (USD)

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Last updated: May 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a College Recruiter is $57,991 a year and $28 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a College Recruiter is between $42,359 and $71,031. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a College Recruiter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Seeks out, interviews, screens, and recruits job applicants to fill existing company job openings: discusses personnel needs with department supervisors to prepare and implement recruitment program.
  • Contacts colleges to arrange on-campus interviews.
  • Provides information on company facilities and job opportunities to potential applicants.
  • Interviews college applicants to obtain work history, education, training, job skills, and salary requirements.
  • Screens and refers qualified applicants to company hiring personnel for follow-up interview.
  • Arranges travel and lodging for selected applicants at company expense.
  • Performs reference and background checks on applicants.
  • Corresponds with job applicants to notify them of employment consideration.
  • Files and maintains employment records for future references.
  • Projects yearly recruitment expenditures for budgetary control.
College Recruiter Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Human Resources Specialists

Job family population: 553,950

Estimated population of College Recruiter jobs: 9,744

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



College Recruiter Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

College Recruiter, Regional Recruiter
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
University of Illinois at Chicago
College Recruiter - Regional Recruiter Close Date: 05/13/2019 The Office of Recruitment at the University of Illinois at Chicago is seeking a Regional College Recruiter. This position recruits ...
Corporate Recruiter
Apr 26
Niles, IL, USA
The Bradford Group
... college recruiting, employee referrals, temporary to permanent agencies. + The incumbent will be responsible for the management of open positions, including sourcing, interviewing and selection of ...
Senior Campus Recruiter
Apr 18
Deerfield, IL, USA
< Job Summary Responsible for planning College recruitment efforts consistent with the overall staffing objectives of the organization. Liaises with business managers and leaders relative to their ...
Apr 26
Chicago, IL, USA
Oxford Global Resources
Our global Recruiters stay up to date on the latest industry trends and work to build a network of ... College degree preferred We promise you will find the people that shape our own organization are ...
Recruiting Associate/Sourcer - can be recent college graduate
Apr 5
Hinsdale, IL, USA
Recruiting Associate/Sourcer EXEMPT: YES DEPARTMENT: Recruiting REPORTS TO: Director of Technical ... Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university Experience: * 1-2 years experience ...
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