The average salary for a Mid-Career Executive Director with Leadership skills in Toronto, Ontario is C$79,919.
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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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Popular Skills for Executive Director
Media / Public Relations
Skills in Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Media / Public Relations, Budget Management, Fundraising and Operations 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$77,525 based on 27 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$96,979 based on 56 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$105,332.
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Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 12.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (9.4% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (2.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (23.8% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (18.2% less) and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (14.9% less).
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