Average Executive Director Salary in Toronto, Ontario

C$89,480
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$11,792
Bonus
C$5,750
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Executive Director in Toronto, Ontario is C$89,480.
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C$52k
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C$89k
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C$165k
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MEDIAN C$89,480
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Salary
C$52k - C$165k
Bonus
C$500 - C$71k
Profit Sharing
C$2k - C$39k
Total Pay
C$53k - C$201k

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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 Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Fundraising, Operations Management, Budget 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$71,839 based on 44 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$74,046 based on 49 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$99,883 based on 112 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$122,057.
Employees with .NET Software Developer / Programmer in these locations earn less than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (34.1% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (22.2% less) and Victoria, British Columbia (21.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 298 survey responses.
Early Career
14.8%
Mid Career
16.4%
Experienced
37.6%
Late Career
31.2%