Executive Director in Minneapolis, Minnesota Salary

With between two-thirds and three-fourths of Executive Directors in Minneapolis, Minn. reporting more than 10 years of experience in the field, this area is heavily weighted toward experienced professionals. Pay ranges from $49K to $157K per year and averages out to $88K per year. Female Minneapolis Executive Directors survey participants are more prevalent than men — 66 percent of professionals. It's heartening to note that most people in this field love their work, finding it both fun and rewarding. While some workers in this profession — more than two-fifths — do not have any health coverage, the greater part do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$55,369 - $153,135
$55K
$88K
$150K
MEDIAN: $87,594
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Bonus
$993 - $44,042  
Profit Sharing
$16,000  
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$49,460 - $156,928  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 50
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About Minneapolis, Minnesota

Hennepin County, Minnesota
410,935
Male:
206,547 (50.3%)
Female:
204,388 (49.7%)
Minneapolis (/ˌmɪniˈæpəlɪs/) is the county seat of Hennepin County, and larger of the Twin Cities, the 16th-largest metropolitan area in the United States, containing about 3.5 million residents. As of 2015, Minneapolis is the largest city in the state of Minnesota and 46th-largest in the United States with a population of 410,939. Minneapolis and Saint Paul anchor the second-largest economic center in the Midwest, after Chicago. Minneapolis lies on both banks of the Mississippi River, just north of the river's confluence with the Minnesota River, and adjoins Saint Paul, the state's capital. The city is abundantly rich in water, with thirteen lakes, wetlands, the Mississippi River, creeks and waterfalls, many connected by parkways in the Chain of Lakes and the Grand Rounds National Scenic Byway. It was once the world's flour milling capital and a hub for timber. The city and surrounding region is the primary business center between Chicago and...
Minneapolis:
$54,571
Minnesota:
$63,488
$912
Minneapolis:
$227,500
Minnesota:
$200,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


For many Minneapolis Executive Directors, experience and pay levels seem to be correlated; more years in the business generally lead to more money. Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $65K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $79K. The average pay reported by folks with 10 to 20 years of experience is around $92K. Executive Directors in Minneapolis, Minn. with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $105K.

Key Stats for Executive Director

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
43%
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Experience Affects Executive Director Salaries

▲21%

▲6%

National Average
$87,000

▼9%

Entry-Level
▼25%

Skills That Affect Executive Director Salaries

Team Leadership
▲76%

Strategic Planning
▲56%



Budget Management
▼0%

National Average
$87,000

▼6%

▼14%

Marketing Communications
▼17%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼23%

Project Management
▼23%

Program Management
▼24%

Organizational Development
▼27%

People Management
▼35%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
26%
20 years or more
43%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 58%
dental benefits
Dental: 53%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
dental benefits
None: 42%
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