Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization Salary

Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations in the United States take home approximately $51K per year on average. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $5K and $8K, respectively — total cash payment to Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations can bottom out near $32K or peak near $78K depending on individual performance. Location and years of experience each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the greater part earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction for Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations is high. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations making up 76 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$34,414 - $78,472
$34K
$51K
$78K
MEDIAN: $51,320
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$11.88 - $26.83
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MEDIAN: $16.97
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$0$78K
Salary $34,414 - $78,472
Bonus $0.00 - $5,060
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,545
Commission $4,500
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,819 - $77,512
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,038
Hourly Data $0$43
Hourly Rate $11.88 - $26.83
Overtime $1.36 - $43.70
Annual Data $0$77K
Bonus $0.00 - $5,060
Commission $4,500
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $7,545
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,819 - $77,512
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 143

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Job Description for Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization

Nonprofit organizations differ from profit-driven operations in many ways, but it is still essential that a nonprofit to have a strong organizational structure and management team. Nonprofit organizations are typically run by an executive director or a board of directors, which rely on assistant directors to help oversee all of the organization's major functions. Assistant directors are often the people who take a first look at any issues or requests intended for the executive. They assist the executives by performing high-level clerical duties such as taking messages, writing and proofreading letters and memoranda, and handing communications. If the organization is smaller, the assistant director may be responsible for managing its finances, keeping its books and handling payroll operations.

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Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization Tasks

  • Assist in managing fundraising programs.
  • Assist in overall management and operation of the organization.
  • Write and track grant proposals.

Common Career Paths for Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization


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There are some Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations — though it's uncommon — that transition into Directors of Operations, where earnings are an average $89K annually. The most common next step for an Assistant Director of a Non-Profit Organization is to become a Non-Profit Executive Director or an Executive Director. The former position pays an additional $10K per year on average, and the latter position pays $25K more per year.

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Popular Skills for Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization


Survey results imply that Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations deploy a deep pool of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Event Management, Project Management, Budget Management, and Grant Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 10 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Customer Relationship Management, Office Administration, and Fundraising. Most people familiar with Administration also know Event Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization

Pay by Experience for an Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization has a positive trend. An entry-level Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 453 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $52,000 based on 422 salaries. An experienced Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 290 salaries. An Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 87 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,144

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Surpassing the national average by 28 percent, Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations in Boston receive some of the highest pay in the country. Assistant Directors of Non-Profit Organizations will also find cushy salaries in New York (+22 percent), Los Angeles (+20 percent), Washington (+16 percent), and Newark (+12 percent). With compensation 18 percent below the national average, Dallas is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Below-median salaries also turn up in Charlotte and Cincinnati (11 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

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Q: What is it like working as an Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization?

Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization in Topeka:
"Time Managment, stress level, work flexibility."
Pros: I enjoy the flexibility of my job the most. It makes having a life outside of work possible.
Cons: I am constantly dumped on because I don't complain and I can prioritize and manage my time efficiently.

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Key Stats for Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 170 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

▲12%

▲10%

▲3%

National Average
$50,000

▼13%

Skills That Affect Assistant Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 170 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 16%
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