A Late-Career Executive Director in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $154,644 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are People Management, Project Management, and Program Management.

$80,811 - $287,865
MEDIAN: $154,643

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$67,162 - $305,200  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Skills That Affect Executive Director Salaries

People Management
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Project Management
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Program Management
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Strategic Planning
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Operations Management
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Budget Management

National Average

Sales Management
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Team Leadership
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Organizational Development
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Job Satisfaction

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


53 %
47 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 20%