Average Economic Development Director Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for an Economic Development Director is $70,569

Base Salary
$46k - $116k
$894 - $30k
Total Pay
$41k - $115k
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What Do Economic Development Directors Do?

Economic Development Director Tasks
  • Hire, mentor, and evaluate a team, setting goals, and defining projects.
  • Collaborate with many stakeholders and create positive relationships.
  • Develop and implement policies to expand reach and scope of department.
  • Create, report on, and adjust department budget, including setting goals.
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How do Economic Development Directors Rate Their Jobs?

4.1 out of 5
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