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Director Financial Aid & Placements Salary
in Columbus, Ohio

$119,323 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Financial Aid & Placements is $119,323 a year and $57 an hour in Columbus, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for a Director Financial Aid & Placements is between $83,031 and $148,460. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Columbus, Ohio.

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Job Summary

  • Directs scholarship, grant-in-aid, and loan programs to provide financial assistance to students in college or university: selects candidates and determines types and amounts of aid.
  • Organizes and oversees student financial counseling activities.
  • Coordinates activities with other departmental staff engaged in issuing or collecting student payments.
  • May teach.
  • May select financial aid candidates as members of committee and be designated chairperson, scholarship and loan committee.
Director Financial Aid & Placements Job Prevalence in Columbus, Ohio, United States

Job family: Education Administrators, Postsecondary

Job family population: 142,160

Estimated population of Director Financial Aid & Placements jobs: 4,924

Rate of error: 1.2%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Columbus, Ohio

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Description: Columbus ( kə-LUM-bəs) is the state capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. State of Ohio. With a population of 892,533 as of 2018 estimates, it is the 14th-most populous city in the United States and one of the fastest growing large cities in the nation. This makes Columbus the third-most populous state capital in the US (after Phoenix, Arizona and Austin, Texas) and the second-most populous city in the Midwest (after Chicago, Illinois). It is the core city of the Columbus, OH Metropolitan Statistical Area, which encompasses ten counties. With a population of 2,078,725, it is Ohio's second-largest metropolitan...

Director Financial Aid & Placements Job Listings for Columbus, Ohio

Financial Aid Advisor
Jun 6
Ohio Media School
A key role for the Financial Aid Advisor is assessing students financial aid eligibility. This ... If any additional time, seek approval from the National Director of Financial Assistance and ...
Admission Counselor, Senior Assistant/Assistant Director of Admission
May 22
Granville, OH, USA
Denison University
... financial aid. A bachelor's degree is required. A minimum of two years of transferable professional experience is required for appointment as Assistant Director of Admission and a minimum of four ...
STNA (State Tested Nursing Asst.) Program Manager
May 29
Nelsonville, OH, USA
Hocking College
PERFORMS STUDENT ACADEMIC ADVISING ACTIVITIES : * Assist with the recruitment and placement of STNA ... Direct students to appropriate department and College resources; * Maintain confidentiality
Fire Program Manager
May 31
Nelsonville, OH, USA
Hocking College
... and placement of students. * Coordinate textbook selection and review process to reduce overall ... Financial Aid, etc. * Acts as lead contact for international student needs in conjunction with the ...
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Jun 12
New Albany, OH, USA
Entrepreneurial Management Training Program
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