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Mid-Career Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization Salary

Average Mid-Career Non-Profit Executive Directors make around $56K annually. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — over a third lack coverage. On the flip side, more than half have medical insurance and about two-fifths receive dental plans. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Mid-Career Non-Profit Executive Directors are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (68 percent) are women. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$35,038 - $95,625
(Median)
$35K
$56K
$96K
MEDIAN: $56,135
10%
50%
90%

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$13.21 - $36.67
(Median)
$13
$20
$37
MEDIAN: $19.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$35,038 - $95,625  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,661  
Profit Sharing
$702 - $4,913  
Commission
$0.00 - $17,879  
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).
)
$34,768 - $96,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,508
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.21 - $36.67  
   
Overtime
$11.43 - $30.53  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,661  
   
Commission
$0.00 - $17,879  
Profit Sharing
$702 - $4,913  
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).
)
$34,768 - $96,215  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 75

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Skills That Affect Mid-Career Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

Strategic Planning
up arrow 10%

Leadership
up arrow 9%

Business Development
up arrow 5%

Operations Management
up arrow 2%

Budget Management
up arrow 1%

National Average
$56,000

Program Management
up arrow 3%

Fundraising
up arrow 4%

Public Speaking
up arrow 4%

Organizational Development
up arrow 8%

Event Planning
up arrow 8%

Administration
up arrow 9%

Project Management
up arrow 9%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 9%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 11%

Grant Writing
up arrow 13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 413 votes.

Gender

Female
68 %
Male
32 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 63% dental benefits Dental: 39%
vision benefits Vision: 25% employee benefits None: 36%
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