The average salary for a Late-Career Executive Director with Strategic Planning skills in Ottawa, Ontario is C$97,436.
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Job Description for Executive Director
Executive directors typically act as senior managers of organizations and businesses. Their responsibilities and duties can vary depending on where these professionals work; however, most duties are universal. Executive directors help to design, develop, and implement strategic plans to help their company work in a cost- and time-efficient manner. They are also responsible for overseeing day-to-day activity for the company, as well as developing future plans. The executive director is in some …Read more
Executive Director Tasks
- Direct and track operational budget decisions to increase strategic reach and report findings to the Board of Directors.
- Establish and maintain working relationships with the press, partners, the community and clients.
- Supervise department heads and conduct performance reviews.
- Develop, maintain, expand and promote departments, services and offerings.
- Analyze operations to enhance efficiency and meet strategic goals.
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Human Resources (HR)
Skills in Leadership are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Fundraising, Operations Management, Human Resources (HR) and Budget Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Executive Director
An early career Executive Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$60,678 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$89,665 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$92,221 based on 22 salaries.
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Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 25.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (7.8% more) and Hamilton, Ontario (7.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (27.1% less).
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