$121,823
Avg. Salary
$30.00
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$15,453

Bonus

$6,941

Profit Sharing

$13,757

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Director Of Strategic Planning is $30.00 per hour.

The average pay for a Director Of Strategic Planning is $121,823 per year.

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MEDIAN $121,823
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$0$196K
Salary $71,572 - $176,186
Bonus $3,358 - $40,540
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $30,304
Commission $13,757
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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$71,541 - $196,994
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 687
Hourly Data $0$97
Hourly Rate $14.29 - $97.87
Overtime $40.00
Annual Data $0$196K
Bonus $3,358 - $40,540
Commission $13,757
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $30,304
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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$71,541 - $196,994
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 May 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Director of Strategic Planning

The director of strategic planning holds a management-level position that involves working mainly with their company's senior management. These directors provide high-level guidance on the company's strategic plan, consulting with organizational leaders and making presentations on the company's past and future performance. They may work with the heads of multiple departments within the company (including finance, marketing, supply, and legal), company vendors, and other companies (to launch successful joint business ventures).

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Director of Strategic Planning Tasks
  • Lead strategic planning, and set and advocate for internal and external goals.
  • Define, track, and communicate metrics around new initiatives, comparing to previous outcomes.
  • Manage strategic planning team daily and lead organization-wide strategy meetings.
  • Identify and communicate risks and opportunities and generate plans to address each.
  • Develop, analyze, and communicate business models to guide business decisions, promoting data-driven strategic change.

Director of Strategic Planning Job Listings

Popular Skills for Director of Strategic Planning


Directors of Strategic Planning report using a wide range of professional skills. Most notably, facility with Customer Relationship Management, Financial Analysis, and Business Strategy are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 25 percent, 18 percent, and 17 percent, respectively. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Business Planning and Strategic Project Management. The majority of those who know Strategic Planning also know Financial Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Strategic Planning

Pay by Experience for a Director of Strategic Planning has a positive trend. An entry-level Director of Strategic Planning with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 60 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Director of Strategic Planning with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $118,000 based on 128 salaries. An experienced Director of Strategic Planning which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $137,000 based on 150 salaries. A Director of Strategic Planning with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $151,000 based on 61 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

18%

5%

National Average: $129,214

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

San Francisco offers some of the highest pay in the country for Directors of Strategic Planning, 33 percent above the national average. Directors of Strategic Planning will also find cushy salaries in Dallas (+22 percent), Los Angeles (+18 percent), Baltimore (+17 percent), and Washington (+13 percent). Those in the field find the lowest salaries in Miami, 3 percent below the national average.

Director of Strategic Planning Advice

Q: What is it like working as a Director of Strategic Planning?

Director of Strategic Planning in Jersey City:
"Building networks."
Ability to communicate and problem solving.

Director of Strategic Planning in San Jose:
Invest time to learn the business first.

Director of Strategic Planning in Miami:
"High pressure, fast-paced role in an ever-evolving industry."
Build great relationships.

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Key Stats for Director of Strategic Planning

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 104 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Director of Strategic Planning Salaries

▲17%

▲6%

National Average
$129,000

▼9%

▼29%

Skills That Affect Director of Strategic Planning Salaries

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▲21%





National Average
$129,000



Business Planning
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 104 votes.

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
8%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 7%