The average salary for a Mid-Career Executive Director with Strategic Planning skills in Toronto, Ontario is C$82,353.
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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 that pay less than market rate include Media / Public Relations, Budget Management, Fundraising, Operations 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$77,166 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$105,500 based on 44 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$122,449.
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Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 12.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (12.3% more) and Ottawa, Ontario (8.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Halifax, Nova Scotia (29.0% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (23.8% less) and Fredericton, New Brunswick (23.7% less).
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