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Average Experienced Executive Director Salary in Halifax, Nova Scotia

C$60,376
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C$4,913
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The average salary for an Experienced Executive Director in Halifax, Nova Scotia is C$60,376.
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CA$42k
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CA$60k
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CA$93k
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What Do Executive Directors Do?

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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What Are Popular Skills for Executive Directors?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Executive Directors?

An early career Executive Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$50,000 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,196 based on 24 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$66,358.
Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 74.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (52.4% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (51.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 58 survey responses.
Early Career
25.9%
Mid Career
41.4%
Late Career
32.8%