Executive Director in Knoxville, Tennessee Salary

The average salary for an Executive Director in Knoxville, Tennessee is $54,021 per year.

$38,365 - $96,958
$38K
$54K
$97K
MEDIAN: $54,021
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$38,365 - $96,958  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
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$38,612 - $92,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 23

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About Knoxville, Tennessee

Knox County, Tennessee
185,312
Male:
89,978 (48.6%)
Female:
95,334 (51.4%)
Knoxville is a city in the U.S. state of Tennessee, and the county seat of Knox County. The city had an estimated population of 185,291 in 2015 and a population of 178,874 as of the 2010 census, making it the state's third largest city after Nashville and Memphis. Knoxville is the principal city of the Knoxville Metropolitan Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had an estimated population of 852,715. The KMSA is, in turn, the central component of the Knoxville-Sevierville-La Follette Combined Statistical Area, which, in 2013, had a population of 1,096,961. First settled in 1786, Knoxville was the first capital of Tennessee. The city struggled with geographic isolation throughout the early 19th century. The arrival of the railroad in 1855 led to an economic boom. During the Civil War, the city was bitterly divided over the secession issue, and was occupied alternately by both Confederate and Union armies. Following the war,...
Knoxville:
$37,200
Tennessee:
$47,275
$772
Knoxville:
$125,900
Tennessee:
$150,600
4.3%

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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 $44,000 based on 9 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 $58,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Executive Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 8 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 $90,000 based on 8 salaries.

Key Stats for Executive Director

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
21%
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Experience Affects Executive Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲63%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
$55,000

Entry-Level
▼20%

Skills That Affect Executive Director Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲3%

Administration
▲1%

National Average
$55,000

Fundraising
▼6%

Budget Management
▼8%

Leadership
▼8%

Grant Writing
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
21%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 52%
dental benefits
Dental: 43%
vision benefits
Vision: 33%
no benefits
None: 48%