Average Salary for Save The Children Employees

A salary of $55K annually is the median rate at Save The Children. How long you've been working primarily drives compensation; however, your city is also reported as a secondary influence on salary at Save The Children. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Save The Children Median Salary by Years Experience


1-4 years
9 profiles

5-9 years
7 profiles

10-19 years
5 profiles

United States (change)

20 years or more
3 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 07 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 24
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About This Company

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $61K per year. The greater proportion of employees (33 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of about $48K annually.


Residents of New York, N.Y. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is $93K per year; other top-paying cities include Fairfield, Conn. ($81K) and Washington, DC (around $56K). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of New York; salaries there average to approximately $93K annually.


Typically, Office Managers are the best paid with salaries hovering at $52K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those with a Master of Public Administration (MPA) at Save The Children come out on top, and their salaries approach around $83K annually.


The highest-paying skill to have in this role seems to be Branding; employees claiming this as part of the toolbox earn a median of $104K per year. Folks here also tend to know Project Management; on the survey, approximately one in three of workers named it in their skills portfolios. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Strategic Marketing, Fundraising, and Strategic Planning.


The number of female employees who completed the survey outweighs the number of men; the female-to-male ratio is more than 3 to 1.

Benefits and Perks

The benefits packages at Save The Children can sometimes lack paid time off; two in five respondents get paid vacation days, and one in four survey participants receive paid sick leave. Those seeking to set aside retirement funds can rely on several savings options such as a 403(b) plan and a 401(k) plan. Most employees receive health insurance, and a strong majority of respondents get dental coverage. The list of perks also includes life insurance, a casual working environment, and supplemental maternity leave.

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Key Stats for Save The Children


88 %
13 %
$21,000 - $80,473

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

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