President, Non-Profit Organization Salary

The majority of Non-Profit Organization Presidents in the United States — nearly three in five — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $38K to $180K per year, and the median is $81K annually. Most workers in this position report very high levels of job satisfaction. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — approximately one in three lack coverage. On the flip side, the larger part have medical insurance and close to one-half receive dental plans. Non-Profit Organization Presidents who participated in the survey are largely men, dominating at 61 percent. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Read More
$38,469 - $169,494
(Median)
$38K
$81K
$170K
MEDIAN: $80,610
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$13.79 - $97.87
(Median)
$14
$30
$98
MEDIAN: $30
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$38,469 - $169,494  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,410  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$38,452 - $179,634  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 219
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$13.79 - $97.87  
   
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $30,410  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
$38,452 - $179,634  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

- OR -

Log in with LinkedIn

Comp Managers Click Here »

Job Description for President, Non-Profit Organization

  • Oversee the operation of committees and direct tasks and projects to the appropriate committee.
  • Work together with the executive director to establish and uphold the organization’s vision and objectives.
  • Preside over meetings of the board, plan the agenda, conduct business, and facilitate the decision-making process.
  • Represent the organization in all public relations activities, establishing relationships with donors, the community, the media, and other organizations.

President, Non-Profit Organization Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Popular Skills for President, Non-Profit Organization


Non-Profit Organization Presidents who responded to the survey report just a handful of professional skills. Those who have experience with Fundraising, Media / Public Relations, and Organizational Development can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Organizational Development. It is often found that people who know Fundraising are also skilled in Media / Public Relations.

Pay by Experience Level for President, Non-Profit Organization

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


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. The average worker who claims fewer than five years of experience earns around $58K. In contrast, however, individuals who report five to 10 years in this occupation see a much larger median of $77K. Non-Profit Organization Presidents see a median salary of $87K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $100K.

President, Non-Profit Organization Reviews

What is it like working as a President, Non-Profit Organization?

President, Non-Profit Organization in Orlando:
"The Best Job Anyone Can Have."
Pros: Serving those who cannot advocate for their rights.
Cons: There is not a single thing I would say is bad about my job.

Related Job Salaries

United States (change)

Experience Affects President, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 22%


National Average
$82,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 6%


Skills That Affect President, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

Fundraising
up arrow 1%

National Average
$82,000

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 2%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 50 votes.

Gender

Female
39 %
Male
61 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
28%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 66% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 39% employee benefits None: 34%