$53,946
Avg. Salary
$18.53
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,000

Bonus

$1,229

Profit Sharing

$3,931

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Program Director, Non-Profit is $18.53 per hour.

The average pay for a Program Director, Non-Profit is $53,946 per year.

10%
$12.58
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$18.53
50%
$28.84
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90%
MEDIAN $18.53
10%
$35k
10%
$54k
50%
$84k
90%
90%
MEDIAN $53,946
$35,284 - $83,965
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$84K
MEDIAN: $53,946
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$0$83K
Salary $35,284 - $83,965
Bonus $478 - $7,811
Profit Sharing $983 - $9,696
Commission $3,931
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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$33,581 - $83,166
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 4,602
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $12.58 - $28.84
Overtime $12.80 - $38.76
Annual Data $0$83K
Bonus $478 - $7,811
Commission $3,931
Profit Sharing $983 - $9,696
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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$33,581 - $83,166
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Apr 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 504

Job Description for Program Director, Non-Profit

Non-profit organizations have different aims and goals from profit-driven enterprises, and although both types share common forms of internal structure and use similar methods to generate revenue, the challenges facing the non-profit director of the operation are quite different from those of a corporate or business executive.

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Program Director, Non-Profit Tasks
  • Evaluate program policies to ensure that they meet client needs, are effectively administered, are fairly applied.
  • Assist in preparing program budgets; administer approved amounts, ensuring compliance.
  • Coordinate program planning and development with other company activities.
  • Ensure that record keeping and statistical information is maintained, updated and communicated.
  • Supervise the program managers/coordinators, assisting with staff hiring, coaching and evaluation.

Popular Employer Salaries for Program Director, Non-Profit


Well-known firms with a reputation for hiring numerous Non-Profit Program Directors include YMCA, Boys and Girls Clubs of America, Young Women's Christian Association (YWCA), Big Brothers Big Sisters, and The Salvation Army. The biggest paychecks can be found at Catholic Charities — the median salary there is $44K.

Boys and Girls Clubs of America offers the lowest compensation; the median salary there averages out to only $34K. The pay range is also narrow, ranging between $21K and $47K.

Common Career Paths for Program Director, Non-Profit


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For Non-Profit Program Directors, progressing to a Director of Operations role may result in a significant raise. On average, a Director of Operations can earn $89K annually. Non-Profit Program Directors most often move into positions as Executive Directors or Non-Profit Executive Directors; those groups report median salaries that are $23K higher and $8K higher, respectively.

Program Director, Non-Profit Job Listings

Popular Skills for Program Director, Non-Profit


Non-Profit Program Directors report using a large range of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Clinical Supervision, Strategic Planning, Project Management, and Budget Management are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 15 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Curriculum Planning, Community Outreach / Activism, and Oral / Verbal Communication. The majority of those who know People Management also know Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Program Director, Non-Profit

Pay by Experience for a Program Director, Non-Profit has a positive trend. An entry-level Program Director, Non-Profit with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 957 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Program Director, Non-Profit with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 1,009 salaries. An experienced Program Director, Non-Profit which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 897 salaries. A Program Director, Non-Profit with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $63,000 based on 329 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,390

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

Home to some of the best pay for Non-Profit Program Directors, Washington offers exceptional salaries, 48 percent above the national average. Non-Profit Program Directors can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like New York (+32 percent), Los Angeles (+25 percent), Philadelphia (+18 percent), and Seattle (+17 percent). Denver ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 13 percent below the national average. Below-median salaries also turn up in Atlanta and Austin (7 percent lower and 3 percent lower, respectively).

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Key Stats for Program Director, Non-Profit

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 964 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
13%

Experience Affects Program Director, Non-Profit Salaries

▲21%

▲11%

National Average
$52,000

▼2%

▼16%

Skills That Affect Program Director, Non-Profit Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 964 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 49%
no benefits
None: 21%