Average Director of Strategy Salary

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The average salary for a Director of Strategy is $128,638.
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$78k - $180k
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$3k - $35k
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$79k - $206k

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Job Description for Director of Strategy

Director of Strategy Tasks
  • Advise department heads and senior management on strategic initiatives.
  • Monitor progress of the firm and competition to ensure that strategic goals and benchmarks are met.
  • Identify and clarify business development needs and objectives.

Job Satisfaction for Director of Strategy

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Popular Employer Salaries for Director of Strategy

The top respondents for the job title Director of Strategy are from the companies Dell, Inc., UnitedHealth Group and Edmunds.Com. Reported salaries are highest at Edmunds.Com where the average pay is $197,983. UnitedHealth Group pays the lowest at around $126,726.

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Popular Skills for Director of Strategy

Skills in Business Strategy, Strategic Planning and Strategy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Strategic Marketing and Data Analysis.

Pay by Experience Level for Director of Strategy

An early career Director of Strategy with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $102,772 based on 142 salaries. A mid-career Director of Strategy with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $123,247 based on 387 salaries. An experienced Director of Strategy with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $143,079 based on 562 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $149,407.
Employees with Director of Strategy in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 23.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (6.9% more) and New York, New York (2.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (5.2% less), Los Angeles, California (5.2% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (4.3% less).

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