Average Executive Director Salary in Halifax, Nova Scotia

C$58,980
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C$1,548
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The average salary for an Executive Director in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$58,980.
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C$39k
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C$59k
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C$98k
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MEDIAN C$58,980
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Salary
C$39k - C$98k
Bonus
C$407 - C$10k
Total Pay
C$39k - C$98k

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Job Description for Executive Director

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.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Executive Director

Skills in Budget Management and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Fundraising, Operations Management and Leadership.

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$52,381 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$58,500 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,646 based on 22 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$65,116.
Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 51.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (48.0% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (41.7% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 77 survey responses.
Early Career
14.3%
Mid Career
33.8%
Experienced
28.6%
Late Career
23.4%