Athletic Director Jobs

Athletic Director Overview

Athletic Directors are responsible for ensuring that the athletic departments of schools and universities are safe places by making sure that all equipment is stored in its proper place, weight rooms and showers are sanitary and all gear is properly maintained. Athletic Directors are also in charge of making sure that players' papers are up to date, their insurance is on record and all practice sites are properly insured. Athletic Directors work behind the scenes to make a school or university's athletic departments run smoothly. Similar education jobs include positions such as athletic coaches.

Athletic Director Educational Requirements

To become an Athletic Director, a bachelor's degree in health and physical fitness, physical education, or sports and fitness administration is required. Athletic Directors should be enthusiastic, personable and able to work with others on a regular basis. Other skills that are required are attention to detail, an organized mindset and the ability to work on a deadline.

Athletic Director Job Market

The job market for Athletic Directors is constantly growing. As more schools focus on sports and more universities increase the number of teams they sponsor, the need for Athletic Directors will continue to grow. There are currently 243,000 Athletic Directors employed across the United States, a number that is expect to grow by 15 percent to 280,100 by 2022. There are also an estimated 108,500 job availabilities waiting to be claimed. The market is promising for anyone looking to get into this field.

Athletic Director Salary

Athletic Directors in high schools make less income than those in colleges. The average salary of an Athletic Director at a typical high school is between $39,000 and $41,000 per year. However, a director at a college can expect to see between $71,000 and $78,000 annually. The pay varies based on the prosperity of the school district as well as how sports-oriented the school is. Schools with very little emphasis on sports are likely to have lower salaries for their coaches and Athletic Directors.

152 Athletic Director jobs found on Monster.

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Anticipated Athletic Director Anticipated athletic director position available immediately, with salary and benefits to be negotiated. Applicants must submit a resume, Bloomsburg Area School District coaching application (which may be obtained at the district office or on the web at, current Act 34, 114, and 151 clearances, and current tuberculosis test result...
Education Bloomsburg Area School District is currently accepting applications for the following position: ANTICIPATED ATHLETIC DIRECTOR Anticipated athletic director position available immediately, with salary & benefits to be negotiated. Applicants must submit a resume, Bloomsburg Area School District coaching application (which may be obtained at the district office or on the web at: bloomsburga...
Anticipated Athletic Director Permanent, full-time, 12-month, Act 93 administrative position available immediately. The successful candidate is responsible for directing the development, coordination, and evaluation of middle and high school athletic programs and student activities, as well as managing the finances, schedules, and facilities related to those programs. The salary and benefit packag...
Camden -Frontier Schools is pleased to offer for posting the following position for the 2014- 2015 school year: Part -Time Athletic Director Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Assist in selecting, assigning, and evaluating all head coaching personnel Assume leadership role in the orientation and in service training of coaching personnel Represents the district in matters of interscholastic ath...
Staff Assistant, Assistant Athletic Trainer, Department of Athletics and Recreation. (full-time, 11-month, APA position) This is an exempt position within the APA Union. Supervision Received: Reports to the Head Athletic Trainer, receives direction from designated Team Physician and Director of Athletics. Supervision Exercised: Supervises subordinate professional personnel assigned to area, as wel...
Athletic Department Coordinator Allegheny College, a small selective national liberal arts college, invites applications for the position of Athletic Department Coordinator. This is a full-time, 12 month, non-exempt position that will require occasional evening and weekend hours. Allegheny College is a Carnegie I national liberal arts college that ranks among the top 7% of liberal arts colleges in... Athletic Training Assistant/Associate Professor Tenure-Track Faculty Position Position The Department of Kinesiology at California State University, Fullerton invites applications for a tenure-track position in Athletic Training (ten month academic year appointment). The responsibilities of the position include: Teach athletic training c...
Head Athletic Trainer Chaffey Community College District APPLICATION DEADLINE: THURSDAY, JULY 31, 2014 4:00PM This is a professional expert position. POSITION DESCRIPTION Under the direction of the Dean, Kinesiology, Nutrition and Athletics and the Athletic Director, coordinate all functions related to the college’s athletic training program and the development and implementation of a program for...
Reports to the School of Health, Physical Education, & Leisure Services; assists with the supervision and coordination of the University’s overall sports medicine and athletic training services, in consultation with and under the supervision of the Director of Athletic Training Services/Head Athletic Trainer, team physician(s) and other qualified medical personnel; serves as head athletic trainer...
Job Details: Athletic Trainer The MetroWest Medical Center is the largest healthcare system between Worcester and Boston and is committed to meeting the health care needs of the MetroWest region by providing advanced care with a community touch. The 319-bed regional health care system includes Framingham Union Hospital, Leonard Morse Hospital in Natick and the MetroWest Wellness Center. This is a...
Description Prevention of injury: equipment checks for proper fit, develop and assist with school conditioning programs, educate about proper skill techniques, etc, Performs evaluations and diagnosis of injuries at outreach locations. Provides immediate care for injuries at outreach locations and during athletic events. Provides treatment, rehabilitation and reconditioning for injuries at outreach...
Description Responsible for injury prevention, recognition, evaluation and assessment of injuries, immediate care to all athletes, treatment, rehabilitation, and reconditioning, organization and administration, and professional development and responsibility for all areas of sports program. This position reports to the Director of Therapy Services. Qualifications Position Qualifications: Minimum E...
Job Reference Number: 14-0722 Title: Director of Sales and Marketing Location: McKinney, TX Items to be considered for position:Resume Cover Letter Company Information: Michael Johnson Performance, founded by 4 time Olympic champion, Michael Johnson, is recognized as a global leader in athletic performance with locations and operations around the world. MJP’s mission is to bring our unique and eff...
St. Louis Community College is the largest community college system in Missouri and the second largest institution of higher education in the state with current credit enrollment each semester of almost 30,000 students. We offer 15 college-transfer and more than 100 career programs, as well as an ever-evolving array of courses and programs for personal development. The College includes four campus...
MIDTOWN ATHLETIC CLUBS, a division of TCA Holdings, seeks an experienced Fitness Director for our prestigious athletic club in the Windy Hill community of Atlanta, Georgia. Midtown is a leader in the upscale fitness club and sports resort industry. What began as a single tennis club in Chicago in 1970, Midtown is now comprised of 10 full-service tennis and fitness facilities throughout the United...
VillaSport Athletic Club and Spa offers an exciting and fulfilling career opportunity for those who thrive in a fast-paced, energizing environment. Our resort-style clubs are where fitness, family and community all come together. As a growth company with ambitious expansion plans, VillaSport is looking for talented and motivated people who can grow with us and can deliver best-in-class customer se...
Company Confidential Saginaw, MI, 48638
Director of Sales Description Currently seeking a qualified Director of Sales to drive success in our Sales Department. As the Director of Sales, you will be responsible for; developing, directing and implementing sales and marketing strategies to increase membership sales. Promote company products and services at or above company expectation in member acquisition & retention. You will inspire oth...
As one of America's finest universities, UCLA has a tradition of advancing higher education and the common good through excellence in scholarship, research and public service. UCLA is California's largest university and a model for public institutions of higher education. Academic excellence, faculty distinction and a comprehensive curriculum are hallmarks of the UCLA experience. The university is...
MIDTOWN HEALTH, a division of TCA Holdings, seeks a Fitness Director to join our team of associates at a managed corporate fitness center in Vernon Hills, Illinois. Midtown Health manages medically-integrated and corporate fitness centers throughout North America. With more than 40 years of experience, our track record is unprecedented in the longevity of our partnerships with renowned hospitals a...
The Director of Event Management, Promotions and Technology position in Athletics is responsible for managing certain intercollegiate events with an emphasis on event management, logistics, technology and customer experience; and managing all aspects of video board, ribbon board and sound systems located in all athletic venues.1. Bachelor's degree in a related field PI80558267...
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