Entry-Level Development Officer Salary

Pay for Entry-Level Development Officers sits in the ballpark of $48K per year. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Almost all enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a little more than half. The majority of Entry-Level Development Officers (69 percent) who took the survey are female. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
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$35,833 - $68,276
$36K
$48K
$68K
MEDIAN: $47,888
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$12.82 - $25.11
$13
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.37
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$35,833 - $68,276  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $4,941  
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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$34,973 - $67,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 292
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.82 - $25.11  
   
Overtime
$24.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$-0.49 - $4,941  
   
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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$34,973 - $67,591  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $47,366

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For Entry-Level Development Officers, above-average compensation can be found going east — in Boston, Washington, and New York, in particular. Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Seattle, 7 percent below the national average. Employers in Philadelphia and Los Angeles also lean toward paying below-median salaries (7 percent lower and 5 percent lower, respectively).

Development Officer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

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

Key Stats for Development Officer

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
22%
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Skills That Affect Development Officer Salaries

Proposal Writing
▲5%

▲2%

National Average
$47,000



Marketing Communications
▼4%

Grant Writing
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 54 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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