Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Budget Director is $101,148
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Budget Directors?
An early career Budget Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $85,000 based on 11 salaries. A mid-career Budget Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,612 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Budget Director …Read more
What Do Budget Directors Do?
Budget directors are responsible for overseeing how budgets are implemented within an organization and attempt to balance the budget or even create a surplus. These directors are often given given budget proposals from various departments to be analyzed and approved prior to being dispersed, and they may occasionally decide which programs should be prioritized. Trends may also be analyzed in order to determine where changes can be made to ease spending.
When budget cuts must be made, forecast …Read more
- Establish budget and ensure adherence to yearly financial targets.
- Direct daily activities and goals of the financial team.
- Project manage important ventures while keeping to schedule and monetary restrictions.
- Develop and recommend plans for fiscal success based on data analysis.