Sustainability Director Salary

The average Sustainability Director in the United States earns approximately $95K per year. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 51 percent. The majority of Sustainability Directors claim high levels of job satisfaction. Almost all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a large number collect dental insurance. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$54,621 - $134,728
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$55K
$95K
$130K
MEDIAN: $95,145
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$54,621 - $134,728  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $27,812  
Profit Sharing
$1,503 - $6,600  
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$54,896 - $151,248  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 111

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Job Description for Sustainability Director

A sustainability director creates vision for the company as to how it can be more environmentally friendly. The director will then come up with programs that can be implemented in order to achieve a greener image. This may involve creating greener manufacturing processes, implementing energy saving processes, and creating buildings that are more environmentally sustainable. Often, the sustainability director will be given a budget, so it is essential to be able to come up with a cost-efficient plan.

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Sustainability Director Tasks

  • Develop systems to monitor a company’s sustainability, and determine if goals are met.
  • Create reports on company sustainability to present to the media, government, public, and other interest groups.
  • Design and implement strategies which help a company reduce resource use, energy use, pollution, and waste.

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Sustainability Directors usually report a few specific skills. Energy Conservation & Efficiency and Project Management are considered valuable skills and can increase employee pay. Project Management, on the other hand, is typically associated with much lower pay.

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Experience Affects Sustainability Director Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 2%

National Average
$102,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

Entry-Level
up arrow 27%

Skills That Affect Sustainability Director Salaries

Energy Conservation & Efficiency
up arrow 7%

National Average
$102,000

Project Management
up arrow 30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
51 %
Male
49 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 6%