Average Senior Director of Strategy Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Director of Strategy is $156,797.
MEDIAN $156,797
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$102k - $204k
$8k - $51k
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$2k - $41k
$25k - $74k
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$108k - $247k

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Job Description for Senior Director of Strategy

Senior Director of Strategy Tasks
  • Analyze trends in the industry and among competitors to develop proposals for objectives the company should implement.
  • Develop short and long term strategies for increasing a company's business and market share.
  • Monitor the effectiveness of strategies by comparing company performance with competitors and analyzing financial returns.
  • Evaluate potential business partnerships and decide which opportunities to pursue.
  • Identify opportunities for growth and develop plans to take advantage of them.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Senior Director of Strategy

Skills in Business Strategy and Strategy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Project Management, People Management and Strategic Planning.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Director of Strategy

An early career Senior Director of Strategy with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $100,101 based on 18 salaries. A mid-career Senior Director of Strategy with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $138,167 based on 89 salaries. An experienced Senior Director of Strategy with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $162,779 based on 366 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $169,415.
Employees with Senior Director of Strategy in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 11.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (9.1% more) and New York, New York (1.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (10.3% less), Chicago, Illinois (8.3% less) and Washington, District of Columbia (4.4% less).

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