Average Salary for The Better Business Bureau Employees

The Better Business Bureau employees bring home $40K annually on average. At The Better Business Bureau, the biggest piece of the paycheck puzzle is your job title — it impacts salary more than anything else — though how long you've been working and where you live each factor into the equation as well. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Directors of Operations earn the highest median pay at $85K per year, followed by VPs of Sales & Marketing (about $82K), Market Research Analysts ($53K), and Communications Specialists (around $31K).

Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make approximately $32K annually on average. For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $48K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (31 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and make approximately $39K annually on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($53K per year) can be spotted in Washington, DC; Denver, Colo. ($52K), Fort Collins, Colo. ($37K), and Fort Worth, Texas (around $31K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (about $31K) in Dayton, Ohio, one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, The Better Business Bureau pays its Virginia employees the most; the pay rate there is around $74K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

The Better Business Bureau compensates Bachelor's Degree-holders the most at approximately $33K per year.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Market Research; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of $52K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Marketing Communications; between a fifth and a fourth consider it a key competency. Microsoft Excel, Customer Service, and Media / Public Relations were also reported by many survey participants.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at The Better Business Bureau can sometimes lack paid time off; 42 percent get paid vacation days, and a fifth of workers receive paid sick leave. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, The Better Business Bureau provides an optional 401(k) plan, and a strong majority of employees participate. A large number of employees receive health insurance, and a solid majority of workers get dental coverage. The Better Business Bureau also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.

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Key Stats for The Better Business Bureau


74 %
26 %
$27,555 - $52,554
$33,573 - $80,673
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
$28,904 - $37,538

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