Entry-Level Development Officer Salary

Entry-Level Development Officers pull down an average of $49K annually. With some bonuses approaching $3K, overall incomes of Entry-Level Development Officers generally spread between $36K and $66K depending on individual performance. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Entry-Level Development Officers making up 71 percent. The majority of Entry-Level Development Officers claim high levels of job satisfaction. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$35,406 - $67,038
$35K
$49K
$67K
MEDIAN: $48,706
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$12.91 - $25.06
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$18
$25
MEDIAN: $18.25
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$0$67K
Salary $35,406 - $67,038
Bonus $0.00 - $3,041
Profit Sharing $2,560
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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$34,809 - $66,908
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 300
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $12.91 - $25.06
Overtime $24.66
Annual Data $0$66K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,041
Profit Sharing $2,560
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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$34,809 - $66,908
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 18

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $48,320

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

Boston, Washington, and New York — America's eastern region — boast salaries above the national rate for Entry-Level Development Officers. Falling short of the national average by 9 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Seattle. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Philadelphia (9 percent lower) and Los Angeles (7 percent lower).

Development Officer Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Development Officer in Tampa:
"Love it!"
Development is a wonderful field where you can work towards both your career goals and passions.

Key Stats for Development Officer

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
21%
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Skills That Affect Development Officer Salaries

Proposal Writing
▲3%

▼0%

National Average
$48,000



Marketing Communications
▼6%

Grant Writing
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 65 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 57%
no benefits
None: 9%
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