Community Outreach Directors in the United States take home approximately $52K annually on average. Geographic location is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by experience level. The vast majority of Community Outreach Directors (83 percent) who responded to the survey are women. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Community Outreach Directors. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and approximately one-fourth lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by a strong majority and dental coverage is claimed by the larger part. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$32,518 - $76,212
(Median)
$33K
$52K
$76K
MEDIAN: $52,499
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50%
90%

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$14.78 - $41.43
(Median)
$15
$17
$41
MEDIAN: $17.00
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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$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$32,518 - $76,212  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
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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$31,696 - $77,070  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 172
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$14.78 - $41.43  
   
Overtime
$15.00  
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$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,933  
   
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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$31,696 - $77,070  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 21
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Job Description for Community Outreach Director

A community outreach director is responsible for creating outreach programs in living centers, as well as supervising outreach teams and communicating with employees, volunteers, patients, physicians, and the general public. They are also expected to work with patients to help determine which programs and services will best fit their needs.

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Community Outreach Director Tasks

  • Build and strengthen relationships with media, government, community and related organizations.
  • Write press releases, articles, letters, video scripts and other public relations documents.
  • Develop specific projects to increase community and national awareness of products and services.
  • Hire, train and mentor staff and/or volunteers.

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Popular Skills for Community Outreach Director


Survey results suggest that Community Outreach Directors put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in People Management, Community Outreach / Activism, Public Speaking, and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Those listing Program Development as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Social Media Marketing and Oral / Verbal Communication also typically command lower compensation. Those educated in Media / Public Relations tend to be well versed in Community Outreach / Activism.

Pay by Experience Level for Community Outreach Director

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


For many Community Outreach Directors, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $41K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $53K. For Community Outreach Directors, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $58K. Folks who have racked up more than 20 years in the field report incomes that aren't that much higher than less experienced individuals' earnings; the veterans make just $62K on average.

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Experience Affects Community Outreach Director Salaries




National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Community Outreach Director Salaries

People Management
up arrow 5%

Community Outreach / Activism
up arrow 2%

Public Speaking
up arrow 1%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 1%

National Average
$51,000

Program Management
up arrow 1%

Event Planning
up arrow 2%


Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 18%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 19%

Program Development
up arrow 21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 24 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 58%
medical benefits
Vision: 44%
dental benefits
None: 25%
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