Director, Housing & Community Development Salary

Directors of Housing & Community Development in the United States can expect to earn an average of $59K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. It's worth noting that most people in this role find their work both fulfilling and enjoyable. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and the greater part collect dental insurance. Most Directors of Housing & Community Development survey respondents are women (76 percent). The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$35,946 - $101,978
$36K
$59K
$100K
MEDIAN: $59,045
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$14.74 - $19.92
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MEDIAN: $17.50
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$35,946 - $101,978  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $19,866  
Total Pay (?
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$35,767 - $104,398  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 131
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.50  
   
Overtime
$23.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $19,866  
   
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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$35,767 - $104,398  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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Job Description for Director, Housing & Community Development

The director of housing and community development is the person responsible for overseeing all activities of a housing community. This communities include apartments, housing developments, and college campuses. This is a position that can be found at many locations across America. The director will typically work inside of an office, though travel within the housing development or across the community is likely necessary. This person will traditionally keep daytime, weekday office hours, though extended hours or overtime may be required. This position will typically require a degree in a field such as urban planning, engineering, business, or public administration. The director of housing and community development should also be educated in housing ordinances, policies, and procedures, as well as federal state and local laws.

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Director, Housing & Community Development Tasks

  • Direct housing and community program staff and oversee the daily operation of programs.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of existing programs and identify areas needing improvement.
  • Research relevant grant programs and coordinate the application process.
  • Establish long and short term objectives for programs and determine the best way to reach those objectives.
  • Facilitate communication with the community about housing needs and how to best address them.

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Pay by Experience Level for Director, Housing & Community Development

Pay by Experience for a Director, Housing & Community Development has a positive trend. An entry-level Director, Housing & Community Development with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 45 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director, Housing & Community Development with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 55 salaries. An experienced Director, Housing & Community Development which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 47 salaries. A Director, Housing & Community Development with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $96,000 based on 21 salaries.

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Key Stats for Director, Housing & Community Development

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Director, Housing & Community Development Salaries

Late-Career
▲64%

Experienced
▲4%

National Average
$58,000

Mid-Career
▼5%

Entry-Level
▼15%

Skills That Affect Director, Housing & Community Development Salaries

Project Management
▲48%

Budgeting
▲41%

Strategic Planning
▲35%

National Average
$58,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 11%
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