Executive Director in Dallas, Texas Salary

Executive Directors in Dallas tend to be well-versed in their field, and close to two-thirds have more than 10 years of experience. Average salary is expected to be around $88K per year, but may range from $46K to $198K per year. Women Dallas Executive Directors who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. Although close to one-fourth lack health benefits of any kind, a fair number do enjoy medical insurance, and around half get dental coverage, too. It's heartening to note that most people in this field love their work, finding it both fun and rewarding. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$48,956 - $177,987
$49K
$88K
$180K
MEDIAN: $87,834
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$48,956 - $177,987  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $58,555  
Profit Sharing
$19,653  
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$46,410 - $198,045  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92

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About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Director

Pay by Experience for an Executive Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 21 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $90,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Executive Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $91,000 based on 35 salaries. An Executive Director 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 28 salaries.

Key Stats for Executive Director

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
34%
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Experience Affects Executive Director Salaries

▲62%

National Average
$93,000

▼2%

▼3%

▼34%

Skills That Affect Executive Director Salaries

▲50%


Financial Analysis
▲31%

Team Leadership
▲19%


National Average
$93,000


Budgeting
▼3%

Organizational Development
▼4%

Marketing Management
▼8%




Marketing Communications
▼18%

▼25%

Program Management
▼29%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
54 %
Male
46 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
15%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 26%
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