Average Executive Director with Program Management Skills Salary in Canada

C$64,987
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$2,966
Bonus
C$0
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The average salary for an Executive Director with Program Management skills in Canada is C$64,987.
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C$43k
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C$65k
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C$115k
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MEDIAN C$64,987
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Salary
C$43k - C$115k
Bonus
C$509 - C$25k
Total Pay
C$42k - C$112k

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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 Leadership, Budget Management, Strategic Planning, Operations Management and Fundraising are correlated to pay that is above average.

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$55,569 based on 54 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,953 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Executive Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$71,557 based on 96 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$80,597.
Employees with Executive Director in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 32.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Toronto, Ontario (29.0% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (27.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 304 survey responses.
Early Career
17.8%
Mid Career
22.0%
Experienced
31.6%
Late Career
28.6%