Entry-Level Development Officer Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Development Officers is around $49K per year. In the world of Entry-Level Development Officers, overall cash allowance can sometimes include more than $3K from bonuses, causing incomes to vary widely between $35K and $66K. For the most part, Entry-Level Development Officers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to almost all, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.
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$36,346 - $66,806
$36K
$49K
$67K
MEDIAN: $48,657
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50%
90%

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$12.72 - $25.17
$13
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $17.43
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$0$66K
Salary $36,346 - $66,806
Bonus $0.00 - $3,081
Profit Sharing $0.00
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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$35,466 - $66,406
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 292
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $12.72 - $25.17
Overtime $25.35
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,081
Profit Sharing $0.00
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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$35,466 - $66,406
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,275

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

Entry-Level Development Officers in search of above-average pay will head east: In particular, Entry-Level Development Officers in Boston, Washington, and New York enjoy higher pay rates than the national average. Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Seattle, 9 percent below the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Philadelphia and Los Angeles (8 percent lower and 7 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
70 %
Male
30 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Development Officer Salaries

Proposal Writing
▲3%

▼0%

National Average
$48,000



Marketing Communications
▼6%

Grant Writing
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 8%
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