Entry-Level Development Officer Salary

The average Entry-Level Development Officer can expect to rake in roughly $47K per year. There are more female Entry-Level Development Officers who answered the questionnaire than male, making up 68 percent. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Development Officers is high. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to just over a half. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.
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$34,589 - $67,616
(Median)
$35K
$47K
$68K
MEDIAN: $46,564
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$12.91 - $20.74
(Median)
$13
$17
$21
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$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,589 - $67,616  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,925  
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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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$33,125 - $67,363  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 439
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.91 - $20.74  
   
Overtime
$19.63 - $31.79  
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$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,925  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,000  
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).
)
$33,125 - $67,363  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 28
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,000

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For Entry-Level Development Officers, Washington provides a pay rate that is 22 percent greater than the national average. Entry-Level Development Officers will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+11 percent) and San Francisco (+10 percent). Trailing the national average by 4 percent, Seattle is the market with the smallest paychecks.

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Development Officer in Tampa:
"Love it!"
Development is a wonderful field where you can work towards both your career goals and passions.

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Skills That Affect Development Officer Salaries

Proposal Writing
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Donor Relations
up arrow 5%

Fundraising
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National Average
$46,000

Grant Writing
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Marketing Communications
up arrow 2%

Event Planning
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 85 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 54%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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