Executive Director in Des Moines, Iowa Salary

An Executive Director in Des Moines, Iowa earns an average salary of $82,500 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Administration and Operations Management.

$36,317 - $152,516
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$150K
MEDIAN: $82,500
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$36,317 - $152,516  
   
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$38,873 - $192,784  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 18

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About Des Moines, Iowa

Polk County, Iowa
210,317
Male:
103,726 (49.3%)
Female:
106,591 (50.7%)
Des Moines /dᵻˈmɔɪn/ is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Iowa. It is also the county seat of Polk County. A small portion of the city extends into Warren County. It was incorporated on September 22, 1851, as Fort Des Moines, which was shortened to "Des Moines" in 1857. It is located on and named after the Des Moines River, which likely was adapted from the French colonial name, Rivière des Moines, meaning "River of the Monks." The city's population was 203,433 as of the 2010 census. The five-county metropolitan area is ranked 91st in terms of population in the United States with 599,789 residents according to the 2013 estimate by the United States Census Bureau. Des Moines is a major center of the U.S. insurance industry and has a sizable financial services and publishing business base. The city was credited as the "number one...
Des Moines:
$49,072
Iowa:
$54,736
$781
Des Moines:
$119,500
Iowa:
$136,100
5.3%

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Key Stats for Executive Director

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
33%
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Experience Affects Executive Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲70%

National Average
$82,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

▼18%

Skills That Affect Executive Director Salaries

Operations Management
▲12%

Administration
▲12%

National Average
$82,000

Organizational Development
▼9%

Leadership
▼13%

Strategic Planning
▼13%

Budgeting
▼18%

People Management
▼21%

Budget Management
▼23%

Fundraising
▼25%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
11%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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