Business Development Director in Seattle Salary

The average Seattle Business Development Director can expect to rake in roughly $111K annually. Most people who answered the questionnaire are men; 67 percent of Business Development Directors in Seattle, Wash. are male. Nearly all enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. The majority of individuals in this role claim moderate levels of job satisfaction. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$57,812 - $178,177
MEDIAN: $110,743

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$57,812 - $178,177  
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$59,402 - $213,217  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 96
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Pay by Experience Level for Business Development Director

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

Seattle Business Development Directors generally obtain higher compensation for more plentiful past experience. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $75K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $135K. Business Development Directors in Seattle, Wash. with one to two decades of relevant experience report an average salary of approximately $148K. Seattle Business Development Directors who surpass 20 years on the job report pay that isn't as high as one would expect; the median compensation for this crowd sits around $155K.

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Experience Affects Business Development Director Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Business Development Director Salaries

Contract Negotiation
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Strategic Planning
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Strategic Sales
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Account Management
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Strategic Project Management
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.


33 %
67 %

Years of Experience

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

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
medical benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 7%