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Strategic Planning Director in the United States

How much does a Strategic Planning Director earn in the United States? The average Strategic Planning Director salary in the United States is $166,604 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $149,703 and $180,248. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Directs and oversees an organization's strategic and long-range goal planning function. Drives strategic initiatives, and supports the development of long-term growth plans and profitability goals. Analyzes and recommends emerging industry trends, expansion opportunities, including mergers and acquisitions, competitive threats, viability of outside business partners, venture capital sources, internal business performance and business process improvement. Responsible for overseeing organizational reviews, communicating results to top management, and developing strategies based on organizational reviews. May be responsible for communications with industry analysts and the investment community. Requires a bachelors degree. Typically reports to top management. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function.

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