Assistant Executive Director Salary
An average Assistant Executive Director in the United States can expect to take home roughly $51K per year. Geographic location and career length each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Health benefits are not claimed by all — one in five lack any form of coverage — but a fair number have medical insurance, and half have dental, too. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Assistant Executive Directors making up 78 percent. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
|Salary||$33,079 - $91,971|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $3,109|
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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).)
|$30,937 - $83,542|
|Hourly Rate||$13.70 - $36.06|
|Bonus||$0.00 - $3,109|
|Total Pay (||$30,937 - $83,542|
Job Description for Assistant Executive Director
An assistant executive director helps the executive director oversee a wide variety of tasks within their company. They help supervise overall operations to ensure they are running smoothly, as well as make sure employees are adhering to all company standards and policies for quality, safety, and consistency. An assistant executive director often participates in hiring duties and makes sure that staffing levels are adequate within various departments. These professionals also make sure that staff members have all the training they need and that training is up to date and effective. Additionally, if staffing levels need to be cut, the assistant executive director may also be tasked with implementing these changes.Read More...
This position requires an innovative individual, as the assistant executive director may also be tasked with coming up with new ideas to improve efficiency and quality and the steps needed to implement them. The position may require developing sales and marketing initiatives and marketing ideas to promote company products and services as well. The assistant executive director also needs to ensure projects are cost-effective and remain within budget.
A bachelor’s degree is usually the minimum educational requirement for this position. Relevant experience is needed as well; because this is often a supervisory position, adequate leadership experience is often required. Assistant executive directors generally work full time in an office environment, though field work may be necessary to oversee company operations.
Assistant Executive Director Tasks
- Develop policies and procedures for quality personal care services and daily operations.
- Supervise direct reports and develop productive relationships with all levels of staff.
- Oversee and participate in annual inspections.
- Develop and administer comprehensive education/training program for staff.
Pay by Experience Level for Assistant Executive Director
Pay by Experience for an Assistant Executive Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Assistant Executive Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 53 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Assistant Executive Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Assistant Executive Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 44 salaries. An Assistant Executive Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $55,000 based on 30 salaries.
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