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Average Salary for The Better Business Bureau Employees

The median salary at The Better Business Bureau is $41K annually. Where you live is the biggest factor affecting pay for The Better Business Bureau workers, followed by how long you've been working. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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How This Employer Pays

The Better Business Bureau typically pays:
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Employer: The Better Business Bureau
Average Salary Range by Job
Job (Number Reporting)
National Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
[-]Director of Operations (2)
$47,577 - $127,690  
[-]Director of Operations (2)
Salary$47,221 - $123,446  
Total Pay$47,577 - $127,690  
[+]Vice President (VP), Sales & Marketing (2)
$55,706 - $151,934  
[+]Vice President (VP), Sales & Marketing (2)
Salary$54,495 - $136,178  
Bonus$2,309 - $42,349  
Total Pay$55,706 - $151,934  
[+]Administrative Assistant (2)
$21,636 - $41,356  
[+]Administrative Assistant (2)
Total Pay$21,636 - $41,356  
[+]Mediator (2)
$25,880 - $146,254  
[+]Mediator (2)
Total Pay$25,880 - $146,254  
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XWhen PayScale has limited employee-submitted data, we base estimated ranges on a broader set of relevant employee profiles to calculate the most accurate ranges for this job at this company.
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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Years of Experience

Workers who have been with the company for more than one year but less than five can make $32K per year on average. Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make $44K annually on average. The largest fraction of The Better Business Bureau people (36 percent) have been working for 10-19 years and earn around $44K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $74K annually) can be spotted in Arlington, Va.; Denver, Colo. ($52K), Fort Worth, Texas (about $39K), and Fort Collins, Colo. (approximately $37K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (about $37K) in New York, N.Y., one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $64K per year) in Virginia.


The highest paychecks go to VPs of Sales & Marketing, who earn around $81K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

The best paid folks at The Better Business Bureau have a Master of Business Administration (MBA), earning $66K per year.


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 $78K annually. A common skill in The Better Business Bureau's work force is Marketing Communications; around one in five of survey participants report using it on the job. Other skills in demand are Business Development, Customer Service, and Social Media Marketing.

Benefits and Perks

Two in five survey participants have paid vacation, and only about a quarter of respondents can take paid time off for illness. The Better Business Bureau sponsors a 401(k) program, and a solid majority of employees use this option to save for their retirement. A solid majority of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for a majority of respondents also include dental insurance. Privileges also include life insurance, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.

Key Stats for The Better Business Bureau


77 %
23 %
$27,500 - $44,351
$54,000 - $85,000
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.
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