£76,954
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£19,374

Profit Sharing

£9,759

Commission

£34,000

The average salary for an Executive Director is £78,619 per year. A skill in Strategy is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job.

£34,640 - £144,880
£35K
£77K
£140K
MEDIAN: £76,954
10%
50%
90%
£10.14 - £160
£10
£60
£160
MEDIAN: £60.00
10%
50%
90%
£0£189K
Salary £34,640 - £144,880
Bonus £1,479 - £69,649
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £51,064
Commission £34,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£36,396 - £189,761
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 461
Hourly Data £0£160
Hourly Rate £10.14 - £160
Overtime £10.00
Annual Data £0£189K
Bonus £1,479 - £69,649
Commission £34,000
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £51,064
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
£36,396 - £189,761
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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.

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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.

Executive Director Pay By Employer

$0$303K

$173,756

Morgan Stanley
54 profiles
$205,528

$48,584

$75,059

Brookdale
29 profiles
$79,850

$239,983

YMCA
20 profiles
$71,476

$72,595

$59,927

$90,035

Common Career Paths for Executive Director


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Pay by Experience Level for Executive Director

Pay by Experience for an Executive Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Executive Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤44,000 based on 43 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Executive Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤70,000 based on 71 salaries. An experienced Executive Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤97,000 based on 111 salaries. An Executive Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤111,000 based on 74 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £85,551

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Executive Director Reviews

Q: What is it like working as an Executive Director?

Executive Director in isle of arran:
"Challenging."
Pros: Working with other agencies, building a service, supporting others, the challenge!
Cons: Stress levels, lone working, lack of support, lack of acknowledgement.

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Key Stats for Executive Director

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
34%

Experience Affects Executive Director Salaries

▲30%

▲14%

National Average
₤86,000

▼18%

▼48%

Skills That Affect Executive Director Salaries

Strategy
▲68%

National Average
₤86,000

Strategic Planning
▼2%

Sales Management
▼3%

IT Management
▼3%

People Management
▼5%


Business Development
▼19%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
27 %
Male
73 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
34%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 56%
dental benefits
Dental: 12%
vision benefits
Vision: 13%
no benefits
None: 41%