What Does a Professional in this Career Do?
Works for a company or organization to recruit qualified candidates for open positions, or works with a recruiting agency to identify candidates and match jobseekers with job placements. Specializes in recruiting for entry level positions on college and university campuses. Attends campus career fairs.
There were 69 Campus Recruiter job postings in North Carolina in the past year and 1763 in the United States.
In combination with other careers in the Recruiter industry, which includes the Campus Recruiter career, the following graph shows the number of people employed for each year since 2012:
Many new Campus Recruiter jobs have salaries estimated to be in the following ranges, based on the requirements and responsibilities listed in job postings from the past year.
The average estimated salary in the United States for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $56,092.
The average estimated salary in North Carolina for this career, based on job postings in the past year, is $54,990.
Percentiles represent the percentage that is lower than the value. For example, 25% of estimated salaries for Campus Recruiter postings in the United States in the past year were lower than $44,073.
Education and Experience
Posted Campus Recruiter jobs typically require the following level of education. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list education requirements.
Posted Campus Recruiter jobs typically require the following number of years of experience. The numbers below are based on job postings in the United States from the past year. Not all job postings list experience requirements.
|Years of Experience||Percentage|
|0 to 2 years||57%|
|3 to 5 years||37%|
|6 to 8 years||5%|
Below are listings of the most common general and specialized skills Campus Recruiter positions expect applicants to have as well as the most common skills that distinguish individuals from their peers. The percentage of job postings that specifically mention each skill is also listed.
A skill that is required across a broad range of occupations, including this one.
- Communication Skills (59%)
- Building Effective Relationships (37%)
- Teamwork / Collaboration (29%)
- Creativity (28%)
- Organizational Skills (27%)
A core skill for this occupation, it occurs frequently in job postings.
- Recruiting (100%)
- Social Media (25%)
- Applicant Tracking System (23%)
- Talent Acquisition (21%)
- Onboarding (18%)
A skill that is requested frequently in this occupation but isn’t specific to it.
- Scheduling (18%)
- Project Management (16%)
- Budgeting (12%)
- Stakeholder Management (10%)
- Vaccination (10%)
A skill that may distinguish a subset of the occupation.
- College Recruiting (7%)
- Academic Advisement (4%)
- Corporate Recruiting (4%)
- iCIMS (4%)
- Academic Counseling (3%)
Alternative Job Titles
Sometimes employers post jobs with Campus Recruiter skills but a different job title. Some common alternative job titles include:
- Senior Campus Recruiter
- Student Recruiter
- College Recruiter
- University/Emerging Talent Campus Recruiter America
If you are interested in exploring occupations with similar skills, you may want to research the following job titles. Note that we only list occupations that have at least one corresponding NC State Online and Distance Education program.
Here are the employers that have posted the most Campus Recruiter jobs in the past year along with how many they have posted.
- Humana (117)
- Concentrix Corporation (34)
- Ams (32)
- Hntb (30)
- University of North Texas (21)
- Humana (8)
- Coastal Carolina Community College (7)
- Novant Health (3)
- Ledgeview Partners, Llc (3)
- Hntb (3)
NC State Programs Relevant to this Career
If you are interested in preparing for a career in this field, the following NC State Online and Distance Education programs offer a great place to start!
- Leadership in the Public Sector Undergraduate Certificates
- Leadership in the Public Sector Undergraduate Degrees