$39,338
Avg. Salary
$16.41
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$500

Bonus

$1,505

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Community Organizer is $16.41 per hour.

The average pay for a Community Organizer is $39,338 per year.

10%
$12.26
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$16.41
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$25.95
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MEDIAN $16.41
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$30k
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$39k
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$53k
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MEDIAN $39,338
$29,886 - $53,489
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MEDIAN: $39,338
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$0$53K
Salary $29,886 - $53,489
Bonus $0.00 - $2,980
Profit Sharing $1,505
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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$29,882 - $53,509
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 361
Hourly Data $0$25
Hourly Rate $12.26 - $25.95
Overtime $21.49
Annual Data $0$53K
Bonus $0.00 - $2,980
Profit Sharing $1,505
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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$29,882 - $53,509
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Aug 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 58

Job Description for Community Organizer

Community organizers are leaders in charge of organizing and managing members of a community for a specific purpose. Community organizing covers a huge range of activities; for example, these individuals could work for a faith-based organization, a grassroots action campaign, a fundraising group, or political lobbying group.

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Community Organizer Tasks
  • Organize and promote targeted public awareness campaigns.
  • Reach out to community leaders and organizations to create a support system, build rapport, and increase access to resources.
  • Give dynamic presentations to groups of all sizes.
  • Recruit, screen, and train new members of the organization.

Common Career Paths for Community Organizer


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Community Organizer Job Listings

Popular Skills for Community Organizer

Pay by Experience Level for Community Organizer

Pay by Experience for a Community Organizer has a positive trend. An entry-level Community Organizer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 151 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Community Organizer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 42 salaries. An experienced Community Organizer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 16 salaries. A Community Organizer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 6 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,739

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

Community Organizer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Community Organizer?

Community Organizer in Chicago:
"Advocating and supporting good schools."
Pros: Partnering and establishing meaningful relationships with different schools.
Cons: Sometimes the work load can get difficult.

Community Organizer in Winston-Salem:
"Its ciques hard to find equity."
Pros: The 4 seasons friendly people
Cons: Traffic, pollution inequity in every ate of life

Community Organizer in Baltimore:
Pros:
Cons: Unsafe working conditions, like getting robbed for working in the wrong neighborhood

Community Organizer in Toledo:
"Fulfilling."
Pros: Improving changing lives of others.
Cons: Stress of paperwork l and reports required.

Community Organizer in Chicago:
Pros:
Cons: Stress level, compensation, commuting, benefits.

Community Organizer in Hayward:
"Rewarding and streeful."
Be patient. Care for people, do not take things personal.

Community Organizer in Kingsville:
"Truly Satisfying."
Pros: Flexibility, macro-management.
Cons: Long hours and mosquitos.

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Key Stats for Community Organizer

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 74 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Experience Affects Community Organizer Salaries

Late-Career
▲30%

▲27%

▲21%

National Average
$39,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Community Organizer Salaries

Spanish Language
▲4%

National Average
$39,000

People Management
▼3%

▼6%


Strategic Planning
▼7%

Public Speaking
▼8%

Event Planning
▼12%

Training
▼12%

Grant Writing
▼17%

Oral / Verbal Communication
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 74 votes.

Gender

Female
73 %
Male
27 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
66%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 17%