What is the average annual salary for Development Director?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Development Director 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 Development Director in the United States.
This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Development Director in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annualy pay for a typical Development Director in the United States is $104,907 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Accountant I in the United Sates are expected to make less than $104,907.
Oversees the development program for a non-profit organization, including annual, planned, and major gifts. Develops goals and strategies for all fundraising campaigns. Meets with donors and prospective donors to create and foster relationships. Creates a balanced funding mix of donor sources and solicitation programs tailored to the needs of the organization. May require 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.
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