An Executive Director in Des Moines, Iowa earns an average salary of $92,432 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

$36,594 - $152,831
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MEDIAN: $92,432
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$36,594 - $152,831  
   
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$25,000  
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$39,397 - $190,216  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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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 2 votes.
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1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
35%
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Experience Affects Executive Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 50%

National Average
$93,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

Experienced
up arrow 27%

Skills That Affect Executive Director Salaries

Administration
up arrow 18%

National Average
$93,000

Operations Management
up arrow 1%

Organizational Development
up arrow 20%

Leadership
up arrow 21%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 21%

Budgeting
up arrow 28%

People Management
up arrow 30%

Budget Management
up arrow 32%

Fundraising
up arrow 34%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
38 %
Male
63 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
20%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
35%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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