What am I worth?
Get a free salary report »
What should I pay?
Pay the right way »
Browse Categories

Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization Salary

Earnings for Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations in the United States come in at around $56K per year on average. Residence and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations make up most of the survey respondents at 72 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
$36,805 - $89,798
(Median)
37K
45K
56K
72K
90K
MEDIAN: $55,555
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.82 - $34.49
(Median)
13
17
20
24
34
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Show Annual Salary Show Hourly Rate

National Salary 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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$36,805 - $89,798  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,015  
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).
)
$36,250 - $89,619  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 699
National Hourly Rate 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.
)
$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.82 - $34.49  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $38.82  
National Annualized 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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,015  
   
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).
)
$36,250 - $89,619  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 44
United States (change)

Job Description for Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization

While the associate director of a non-profit organization (NPO) may pursue a different ultimate goal to associate directors of for-profit organizations, their role and duties are similar. They are responsible for overseeing the different departments of a business. They must possess good leadership and organization skills.

Read More...

Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization Tasks

  • Create data-driven plans to inform executive leadership.
  • Assist in management and oversight of budget, fundraising, and donation reporting.
  • Coordinate and oversee teams and programs to meet operating goals.
  • Develop systems to support excellence in daily work and trend analysis to inform outreach.
  • Assist with updating and publishing the organization’s newsletter, website, and promotional material.

Common Career Paths for Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization


Add this chart to your site:   640px 640px    300px 300px


Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations who go on to become Directors of Operations may see their salaries climb quite a bit. Median pay for Directors of Operations is $88K annually. As Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations progress in their field, many go on to become Non-Profit Executive Directors. In fact, this transition is more common than anything else, and pay for the position is usually $59K per year. Another common career choice for Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations is to move into a Director of Non-Profit Development role. Typically, Directors of Non-Profit Development get paid $54K.

Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization


Survey takers working as Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations report using a large range of professional skills. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Operations Management, Grant Writing, and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 7 percent and 12 percent. Those listing Accounting as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Microsoft Office and Grant Management also typically command lower compensation. Most people familiar with Program Management also know Budget Management, Event Planning, and Operations Management.

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

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


More years of relevant experience do not necessarily translate to higher paychecks. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $49K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $54K. Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations bring in $59K after working for 10 to 20 years. Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations who have stuck around for more than two decades see earnings that are only slightly higher than those of folks who have worked for 10 to 20 years; the more senior group makes around $62K on average.

Pay Difference by Location


For Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 26 percent above the national average. Associate Directors of Non-Profit Organizations will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+22 percent), Seattle (+20 percent), Washington (+15 percent), and Los Angeles (+14 percent). Milwaukee is the lowest-paying area, 6 percent south of the national average.

Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries



National Average
$55,000



Skills That Affect Associate Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries





Research Analysis
up arrow 3%

People Management
up arrow 2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$55,000

Program Management
up arrow 1%



Grant Management
up arrow 15%


Accounting
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 186 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 68%
vision benefits Vision: 46% employee benefits None: 14%