Average Experienced Director, Product Development Salary

$129,902
Avg. Salary
$19,278
Bonus
$15,000
Commission
$7,500
Profit Sharing
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for an Experienced Director, Product Development is $129,902.
10%
$91k
MEDIAN
$130k
90%
$165k
Is Director, Product Development your job title? Find out what you should be paid

Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.

How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
United States (change)
Salary
$91k - $165k
Bonus
$3k - $34k
Profit Sharing
$3k - $29k
Commission
$8k - $27k
Total Pay
$98k - $186k

Your Market Worth Over Time

How has your pay changed over time for your market? Find out by taking our salary quiz.

Job Description for Director, Product Development

Director, Product Development Tasks
  • Review new product ideas, present them to management, and work with other departments to determine feasibility.
  • Determine the cost of production.
  • Conduct market research to determine consumer needs and identify competitors.
  • Ensure products are produced according to design, quality, and price specifications.
  • Supervise product development process, coordinating department objectives and schedules.

Director, Product Development Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

Popular Skills for Director, Product Development

Skills in Product Development, People Management and Product Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Design and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Director, Product Development

An early career Director, Product Development with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $102,664 based on 47 salaries. A mid-career Director, Product Development with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,452 based on 131 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $134,319.
Employees with Director, Product Development in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 19.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (13.5% more) and New York, New York (10.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Minneapolis, Minnesota (7.6% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 328 survey responses.
Early Career
14.3%
Mid Career
39.9%
Late Career
45.7%