Average Salary for Alzheimer's Association Employees

The average Alzheimer's Association employee earns $45K per year. At Alzheimer's Association, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your job title — it impacts salary more than anything else — though where you live and your experience level each factor into the equation as well. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Alzheimer's Association typically pays:
above market

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Employer: Alzheimer's Association
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
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[-]Director of Development, Non-Profit Organization (4)
$39,749 - $99,027  
[-]Director of Development, Non-Profit Organization (4)
Salary$39,710 - $97,747  
Total Pay$39,749 - $99,027  
[+]Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization (3)
$29,206 - $47,491  
[+]Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization (3)
Salary$30,222 - $46,534  
Bonus$61.00 - $1,750  
Total Pay$29,206 - $47,491  
[+]Education Program Director (2)
$35,819 - $91,923  
[+]Education Program Director (2)
Total Pay$35,819 - $91,923  
[+]Special Events Manager (2)
$32,512 - $53,339  
[+]Special Events Manager (2)
Salary$33,149 - $55,173  
Bonus$70.93 - $3,307  
Total Pay$32,512 - $53,339  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 52
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The highest paychecks go to Directors of Non-Profit Development, who earn $70K, closely trailed by Non-Profit Organization Program Coordinators (around $57K), Fundraising Managers ($43K), and Special Events Managers ($41K). Among the lower-paid positions at Alzheimer's Association are Non-Profit Development Coordinators — typical salaries for this role approach about $36K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $66K annually) can be spotted in Santa Barbara; Irvine (about $57K), Chicago (approximately $53K), and Baltimore ($51K) are the next top-paying cities. At around $43K, Cincinnati is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. Within the firm, employees working in California take home the most — $57K per year on average.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $44K. A typical employee has one to four years of experience and earns around $40K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Licensed Clinical Social Workers are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to about $57K. Acquiring certification to be a Licensed Social Worker is rewarded at $47K per year. Alzheimer's Association compensates master's in social work-holders the most at $56K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Budget Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $66K. A skill that is commonly seen around here is Fundraising; close to a third deem it necessary for work. Many workers usually know Event Planning, Program Management, and Customer Relationship Management as well.


Alzheimer's Association's employees are largely female (the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1).

Benefits and Perks

Just one in three workers receive paid time off. It's easy to build up retirement reserves here with programs such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. For the greater part of workers, benefits include health insurance, and more than half of workers get dental coverage, too. A few more workplace perks are a subsidized cell phone, flexible hours, and a casual working environment.

Key Stats for Alzheimer's Association


93 %
7 %
$35,479 - $53,448
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

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