Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed. Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed., College Development Officer, University Development Officer, Head Development Officer - Higher Ed.

What is the average annual salary for Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed.?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed. may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed. in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed. in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed. in the United States is $141,796 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed. in the United Sates are expected to make less than $141,796.

Source: HR Reported data as of December 2014

Median $141,796
  • 10%$79,755
  • 25%$109,322
  • 75%$177,813
  • 90%$210,604

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Job Description for Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed.

Oversees the development program for a college or university. Develops goals and strategies for all fundraising campaigns. Creates a balanced funding mix of donor sources and solicitation programs tailored to the needs of the college or university. Requires a master's degree with at least 10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Chief Development Officer - Higher Ed. job description

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Categories:  Education, Executive and Management

Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit

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