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Average Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization Salary

$67,069
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,881
Bonus
$5,900
Commission
$2,502
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization is $67,069.
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$40k
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$67k
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$125k
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$40k - $125k
Bonus
$96 - $19k
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$100 - $15k
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$3k - $20k
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What Do Executive Director, Non-Profit Organizations Do?

Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization Tasks
  • Oversee and direct general fundraising activities and grant application and funding for the Non Profit Organization.
  • May act as a source of everyday operations for members on the Non Profit's executive board.
  • Supervise and direct Non Profit staff.

Job Satisfaction for Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization

4.4 out of 5
(586)
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Popular Employer Salaries for Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization

The top respondents for the job title Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization are from the companies YMCA, United Way and Boy Scouts of America. Reported salaries are highest at Catholic Charities where the average pay is $81,559. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include YMCA and Girls On The Run, earning around $79,000 and $55,387, respectively. Boy Scouts of America pays the lowest at around $42,000. United Way and Youth For Christ, Usa also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $45,000 and $45,250, respectively.

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What Are Popular Skills for Executive Director, Non-Profit Organizations?

Skills in Leadership, Budget Management and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Fundraising and Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Executive Director, Non-Profit Organizations?

An entry-level Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,893 based on 58 salaries. An early career Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,798 based on 694 salaries. A mid-career Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,015 based on 754 salaries. An experienced Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $72,327 based on 1,154 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,732.
Employees with Executive Director, Non-Profit Organization in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 58.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (42.7% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (31.6% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 3,626 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.6%
Early Career
19.1%
Mid Career
20.8%
Experienced
31.8%
Late Career
26.6%