Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Director of Development, Non-Profit Organization is $65,771
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Director of Development, Non-Profit Organizations?
An entry-level Director of Development, Non-Profit Organization with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,824 based on 54 salaries. An early career Director of Development, Non-Profit Organization with 1-4 years of experience earns an …Read more
What Do Director of Development, Non-Profit Organizations Do?
In a non-profit organization, the director of development (or development director) is responsible for ensuring that the organization has necessary funding to function. This means the director of development creates and implements a fundraising plan detailing how the organization can obtain financial support; often, the plan identifies sources such as individual investors, grants, charitable events, marketing opportunities, and corporate investors. The fundraising plan also contains strategies …Read more
- Oversees fundraising: write grants, research foundations and corporations, and oversee or implement other fundraising strategies.
- May also be responsible for the financial condition of the organization along with business development.
- Develop and implement a strategic plan to raise funds for their organization in a cost-effective and time-efficient manner.