Average Executive Director with Human Resources (HR) Skills Salary in Canada

C$68,964
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C$1,750
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The average salary for an Executive Director with Human Resources (HR) skills in Canada is C$68,964.
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C$48k
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C$69k
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C$104k
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MEDIAN C$68,964
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Salary
C$48k - C$104k
Bonus
C$203 - C$10k
Total Pay
C$46k - C$104k

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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.

Popular Employer Salaries for Executive Director

Career Paths

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Executive Director, Non-Profit Organizat...
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
Human Resources (HR) Manager
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Executive Director

Skills in Leadership, Budget Management and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 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$59,274 based on 76 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$62,434 based on 90 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,363 based on 126 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$78,519.
Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 25.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (22.9% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (14.0% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 417 survey responses.
Early Career
18.2%
Mid Career
21.6%
Experienced
30.2%
Late Career
30.0%