Senior Center Director Salary

Senior Center Directors in the United States with more than 10 years of experience in their profession represent just under three-fifths of Senior Center Directors. Salaries average out to around $49K per year and spread from $26K to $88K per year. Location and experience level each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. There are far more female Senior Center Directors who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 82 percent. For the most part, Senior Center Directors enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and just under a third lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by the larger part and dental coverage is claimed by a little more than half. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$31,556 - $107,235
$32K
$49K
$110K
MEDIAN: $48,752
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50%
90%

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$10.60 - $20.61
$11
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.09
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$31,556 - $107,235  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,426  
Total Pay (?
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$26,115 - $87,700  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 66
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$10.60 - $20.61  
   
Overtime
$18.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,426  
   
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).
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$26,115 - $87,700  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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Job Description for Senior Center Director

Senior center directors oversee facilities for senior citizens that may be privately owned or run by the government. These directors usually oversee a fixed staff that runs the facility, meaning they are responsible for delegating tasks, conducting employee evaluations, hiring and firing staff when necessary, and administering payroll.

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Senior Center Director Tasks

  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development.
  • Implement program plans by ordering needed materials, scheduling speakers, reserving space, and handling other administrative details.
  • Identify and recruit potential volunteer workers.
  • Schedule special events such as art, physical and social activities.

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Pay by Experience Level for Senior Center Director

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


Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $35K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $37K on average. Senior Center Directors see a median salary of $48K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $45K.

Senior Center Director Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Senior Center Director?

Senior Center Director in Elizabethtown:
"Make sure you know the people in your community."
Have a deep knowledge in the people who come to use the space you are getting ready to change.

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Key Stats for Senior Center Director

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
19%
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Experience Affects Senior Center Director Salaries

Experienced
▲13%

Late-Career
▲6%

National Average
$43,000

Mid-Career
▼13%

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Senior Center Director Salaries



National Average
$43,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 70%
dental benefits
Dental: 52%
vision benefits
Vision: 38%
dental benefits
None: 29%
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