Director of Innovation Salary

The average salary for a Director of Innovation is $124,514 per year. A skill in Product Development is associated with high pay for this job.

$66,221 - $179,355
$66K
$120K
$180K
MEDIAN: $120,496
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$0$212K
Salary $66,221 - $179,355
Bonus $4,055 - $41,366
Profit Sharing $1,546 - $33,935
Commission $6,500
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$67,965 - $212,285
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 248

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Job Description for Director of Innovation

  • Identify and develop new strategies, business opportunities, and technologies that can lead to innovation and consequently growth within a company.
  • Build strong relationships with industry experts and both new and existing customers.
  • Manage multiple teams that are important to the development of new intellectual property.
  • Develop the groundwork needed to support the advancement of new intellectual property.

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Pay by Experience Level for Director of Innovation

Pay by Experience for a Director of Innovation has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Innovation with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 49 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Innovation with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $108,000 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Director of Innovation which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $150,000 based on 99 salaries. A Director of Innovation with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $150,000 based on 39 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $128,759

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

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Key Stats for Director of Innovation

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Director of Innovation Salaries

▲16%

▲16%

National Average
$129,000

▼16%

▼29%

Skills That Affect Director of Innovation Salaries

Product Development
▲29%

▲5%

National Average
$129,000


Strategic Project Management
▼18%

Design
▼34%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
35 %
Male
65 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 8%
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