Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with Leadership Skills Salary

Just below two-thirds of Non-Profit Executive Directors with Leadership skills are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $38K to $119K per year, and the average comes out to $68K per year. Total cash compensation to Non-Profit Executive Directors with Leadership skills bottoms out near $38K and approaches $119K on the high end; the biggest paychecks include approximately $12K from bonuses and almost $7K from profit sharing. Geographic location and career duration each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Non-Profit Executive Directors with Leadership skills survey participants are largely women, dominating at 64 percent. Most people in this position report feeling highly satisfied with their jobs. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, just under a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the greater part and dental insurance is reported by a little over a half. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,500 - $116,963
$40K
$68K
$120K
MEDIAN: $68,172
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50%
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$12.78 - $46.37
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$24
$46
MEDIAN: $24.22
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$0$118K
Salary $39,500 - $116,963
Bonus $0.00 - $12,136
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,904
Commission $12,000
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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$38,234 - $118,842
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 750
Hourly Data $0$46
Hourly Rate $12.78 - $46.37
Overtime $0.00
Annual Data $0$118K
Bonus $0.00 - $12,136
Commission $12,000
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $6,904
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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$38,234 - $118,842
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 36

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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization

Pay by Experience for an Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $53,000 based on 182 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 218 salaries. An experienced Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 318 salaries. An Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $87,000 based on 201 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,323

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

For those looking to make money, Non-Profit Executive Directors with Leadership skills in San Francisco enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 53 percent above the national average. Non-Profit Executive Directors with Leadership skills will also find cushy salaries in Philadelphia (+45 percent), Chicago (+37 percent), Washington (+35 percent), and Boston (+21 percent). Memphis is the lowest-paying area, 20 percent south of the national average.

Key Stats for Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 165 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
29%
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Experience Affects Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

▲28%

▲5%

National Average
$68,000

Mid-Career
▼10%

Entry-Level
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 165 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 40%
no benefits
None: 30%
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