The average salary for a Late-Career Executive Director with Strategic Planning skills in Canada is C$88,439.
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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
Skills that pay less than market rate include Fundraising, People Management, Budget Management, Operations Management and Leadership.
Pay by Experience Level for Executive Director
An entry-level Executive Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$62,847 based on 8 salaries. An early career Executive Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$65,962 based on 164 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$70,236 based on 193 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$81,840 based on 305 salaries.
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Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Toronto, Ontario earn an average of 27.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (18.7% more) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (16.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (19.7% less).
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