Business Development Coordinator Salary

Business Development Coordinators in the United States can expect wages of $46K annually on average. Total cash incomes of Business Development Coordinators run from $32K to $66K, depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $8K, profit sharing that reaches $5K, and some commissions of nearly $26K. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Female Business Development Coordinators make up most of the survey respondents at 76 percent. Job satisfaction for Business Development Coordinators is high. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$33,039 - $64,882
(Median)
$33K
$46K
$65K
MEDIAN: $45,846
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$12.95 - $25.92
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$13
$18
$26
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$33,039 - $64,882  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,738  
Profit Sharing
$91.23 - $5,055  
Commission
$197.27 - $25,639  
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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$32,444 - $66,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 687
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$12.95 - $25.92  
   
Overtime
$19.99 - $45.84  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,738  
   
Commission
$197.27 - $25,639  
Profit Sharing
$91.23 - $5,055  
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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$32,444 - $66,225  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 164
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Job Description for Business Development Coordinator

Most of the time, business development coordinators work in an office full-time. Their jobs are to continuously generate new clients or new sales leads for their company and to maintain good relationships with existing clients.

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Business Development Coordinator Tasks

  • Follow up with potential clients and address their hesitations or concerns.
  • Work with sales teams and clients to develop effective operational plans and bids.
  • Research, develop, and write cost estimates and proposals, including assumptions.
  • Manage logistics of responses and pitches, including arranging meetings and coordinating with other departments.

Common Career Paths for Business Development Coordinator


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Many Business Development Coordinators move into a Business Development Manager role, and folks who currently hold that position report a much higher median income of $79K per year.

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Popular Skills for Business Development Coordinator


Business Development Coordinators seem to require a rather large skill set. Most notably, skills in Graphic Design, Proposal Writing, Market Research, and Business Development are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Request For Proposal Creation, Sales, and Administration. It is often found that people who know Business Development are also skilled in Marketing Communications and Market Research. Skill sets containing Project Management also tend to include Market Research.

Pay by Experience Level for Business Development Coordinator

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


For Business Development Coordinators, more experience in the field does not usually mean bigger paychecks. Those in the early stages of their career can expect to make around $44K; however, individuals with five to 10 years of experience bring in $52K on average — a distinctly larger sum. Business Development Coordinators with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $56K. After two decades in the workforce, the average Business Development Coordinator generally earns more than ever; median pay for this group is estimated at $62K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,134

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

With a pay rate for Business Development Coordinators that is 24 percent greater than the national average, Denver offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Business Development Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Los Angeles (+10 percent), Washington (+8 percent), San Francisco (+8 percent), and New York (+8 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Philadelphia, 14 percent below the national average. Not at the bottom but still paying below the median are employers in Atlanta and San Diego (7 percent lower and 4 percent lower, respectively).

Business Development Coordinator Reviews

What is it like working as a Business Development Coordinator?

Business Development Coordinator in Austin:
"Business development coordinator."
Pros: Exposure to multiple levels and segments within the business. Working with outside sales and analysts.
Cons: In a small company access to resources can be challenging.

Business Development Coordinator in Houston:
"Always Changing."
Pros: That I'm involved in a lot of different projects throughout the organization.
Cons: They recently moved me into my current position knowing that's not the direction I wanted to head.

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Experience Affects Business Development Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$46,000


Skills That Affect Business Development Coordinator Salaries

Graphic Design
up arrow 6%

Proposal Writing
up arrow 4%

Market Research
up arrow 1%

Business Development
0%

Project Management
0%

National Average
$46,000

Marketing Communications
up arrow 2%

Event Planning
up arrow 2%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 3%

Administration
up arrow 5%

up arrow 8%

Request For Proposal (RFP) Creation
up arrow 14%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 148 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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