Average Sustainability Director Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Sustainability Director is $111,670

Base Salary
$71k - $165k
$5k - $34k
Profit Sharing
$1k - $41k
Total Pay
$71k - $184k
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What Do Sustainability Directors Do?

Sustainability Director Tasks
  • Design and implement strategies which help a company reduce resource use, energy use, pollution, and waste.
  • Develop systems to monitor a company's sustainability, and determine if goals are met.
  • Create reports on company sustainability to present to the media, government, public, and other interest groups.
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How do Sustainability Directors Rate Their Jobs?

4.3 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
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FAQs About Sustainability Directors

What is the highest pay for Sustainability Directors?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Sustainability Director is $165k / year

What is the lowest pay for Sustainability Directors?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Sustainability Director is $71k / year

How can Sustainability Directors increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Sustainability Director is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Sustainability Director that oversees more junior Sustainability Directors, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.