The average salary for an Experienced Director of Strategic Initiatives with Program Management skills is $93,244.
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Job Description for Director of Strategic Initiatives
Every company has a vision, objective, and path it wishes to take, and directors of strategic initiatives are responsible for putting these plans and goals into action, as well as managing, overseeing, and advancing the company's short- and long-term goals. These directors are tasked with developing programs, ideas, and strategies to improve the department and help move the company forward. They also create charters and progress reports, request proposal responses, grant applications, prepare d…Read more
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Popular Skills for Director of Strategic Initiatives
Strategic Project Management
Skills in Strategic Planning, Leadership and Strategy Development are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management and Strategic Project Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Director of Strategic Initiatives
An early career Director of Strategic Initiatives with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $78,585 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Director of Strategic Initiatives with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $87,484 based on 37 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $95,990.
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