Community Organizer Salary

The average salary for a Community Organizer is $37,704 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 10 years' experience in this career.

$28,860 - $52,438
$29K
$38K
$52K
MEDIAN: $37,817
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$12.60 - $24.92
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MEDIAN: $15.93
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$0$52K
Salary $28,860 - $52,438
Bonus $0.00 - $1,479
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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$29,217 - $52,135
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 168
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $12.60 - $24.92
Overtime $21.49
Annual Data $0$52K
Bonus $0.00 - $1,479
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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$29,217 - $52,135
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 35

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Job Description for Community Organizer

Community organizers are leaders in charge of organizing and managing members of a community for a specific purpose. Community organizing covers a huge range of activities; for example, these individuals could work for a faith-based organization, a grassroots action campaign, a fundraising group, or political lobbying group.

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Community Organizer Tasks

  • Organize and promote targeted public awareness campaigns.
  • Reach out to community leaders and organizations to create a support system, build rapport, and increase access to resources.
  • Give dynamic presentations to groups of all sizes.
  • Recruit, screen, and train new members of the organization.

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Popular Skills for Community Organizer

Pay by Experience Level for Community Organizer

Pay by Experience for a Community Organizer has a positive trend. An entry-level Community Organizer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 151 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Community Organizer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Community Organizer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 16 salaries. A Community Organizer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,813

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

Community Organizer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Community Organizer?

Community Organizer in Toledo:
"Fulfilling."
Pros: Improving changing lives of others.
Cons: Stress of paperwork l and reports required.

Community Organizer in Chicago:
Pros:
Cons: Stress level, compensation, commuting, benefits.

Community Organizer in Kingsville:
"Truly Satisfying."
Pros: Flexibility, macro-management.
Cons: Long hours and mosquitos.

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Key Stats for Community Organizer

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Community Organizer Salaries

Late-Career
▲37%

▲33%

▲27%

National Average
$37,000

▼3%

Skills That Affect Community Organizer Salaries

Spanish Language
▲9%

People Management
▲2%

National Average
$37,000

▼1%

Strategic Planning
▼2%


Public Speaking
▼3%

Event Planning
▼7%

Training
▼7%

Grant Writing
▼13%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼14%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 26 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 19%
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