Business Development Director in Boston, Massachusetts Salary

An average Business Development Director in Boston can expect to take home roughly $122K per year. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and most collect dental insurance. The majority of Business Development Directors in Boston (63 percent) survey respondents are male. Most Boston Business Development Directors report high levels of job satisfaction. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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MEDIAN: $122,076
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$1,030 - $57,812  
Profit Sharing
$24,566  
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$51,821 - $197,938  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 70
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About Boston, Massachusetts

Suffolk County, Massachusetts
669,469
Male:
322,149 (48.1%)
Female:
347,320 (51.9%)
Boston (pronounced /ˈbɒstən/ BOSS-tən) is the capital and most populous city of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States. Boston is also the seat of Suffolk County, although the county government was disbanded on July 1, 1999. The city proper covers 48 square miles (124 km2) with an estimated population of 667,137 in 2015, making it the largest city in New England and the 23rd most populous city in the United States. The city is the economic and cultural anchor of a substantially larger metropolitan area called Greater Boston, home to 4.7 million people and the tenth-largest metropolitan statistical area in the country. Greater Boston as a commuting region is home to 8.1 million people, making it the sixth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. One of the oldest cities in the United States, Boston was founded on the Shawmut Peninsula in 1630 by Puritan settlers from England. It was the scene...
Boston:
$58,263
Massachusetts:
$70,628
$1,423
Boston:
$453,000
Massachusetts:
$352,100
4.6%

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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.


Six-figure salaries are not unusual for those just entering the occupation — survey respondents with less than five years' experience under their belts report receiving an average of $105K per year. Boston Business Development Directors bring in $160K after working for 10 to 20 years. Survey participants with more than twenty years of experience only make around $145K on average, though; this group reports a lower median than the one claimed by mid-career individuals.

Key Stats for Business Development Director

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
29%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Business Development Director Salaries

▲12%

▲2%

National Average
$142,000

▼21%

Entry-Level
▼26%

Skills That Affect Business Development Director Salaries

Sales
▲29%

Strategic Sales
▲24%

Contract Negotiation
▲13%

Marketing Communications
▲10%

Microsoft Office
▲6%

Negotiation
▲4%


National Average
$142,000


Strategic Project Management
▼1%

Strategic Marketing
▼5%

Account Management
▼7%

Strategic Planning
▼11%

Project Management
▼46%

Marketing Management
▼56%

Operations Management
▼58%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
37 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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