Area Director Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$83,000
$41,000
$83,000
$167,000
The average Area Director makes about $83,941 per year. That's $40.36 per hour! Those in the lower 10%, such as entry-level positions, only make about $42,000 a year. Meanwhile, the top 10% are sitting pretty with an average salary of $167,000. Many of Area Directors seem to be drawn to Health Care and Hospitality companies. Unless they care more about money, in which case Area Directors tend to work at Health Care, Non Profits, and Hospitality companies. Even the employees who work in these industries can confirm that's where the money is. Although money is important, a lot of people base their career decisions solely on location. That's why we found that Hawaii, New Jersey and California pay Area Directors the highest salaries.
Best Paying Cities
San Jose, CA
$127,750
Edison, NJ
$121,875
New York, NY
$121,513
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Map of Area Director Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Area Directors earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

Average Salary:

Average Area Director Salary By Location

If both location and money are important to you, then you might want to check out moving to Hawaii, New Jersey and California, as these three states offer the highest salaries throughout the U.S. for Area Directors. Quite opposite of that list is the lowest paying states, which are Utah, Missouri, and Arkansas.

Average Area Director Salary By Company

To earn a high income as an Area Director, working for Providence Health & Services or Kaiser Permanente might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Sutter Gould Medical Foundation and AbbVie report highly competitive salaries for Area Directors.

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Average Area Director Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, Area Director salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that Health Care, Non Profits, and Hospitality companies tend to offer much higher salaries for Area Directors. For example, Area Directors make a whopping average salary of $120,812 while working for Health Care companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $98,667 at Non Profits companies and $77,814 at Hospitality companies. But Area Directors may want to avoid working in the Professional industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $69,359.
Industry
Average Salary
Health Care
Health Care
$120,812
$121k
Non Profits
Non Profits
$98,667
$99k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$77,814
$78k
Professional
Professional
$69,359
$69k

Area Director Salary History

Compare salaries for individual cities or states with the national average.

Recently Added Area Director Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Beck Facility Services
Beck Facility Services
Area Director-Janitorial: South Georgia
Area Director-Janitorial: South Georgia
Area Director-Janitorial: South Georgia
05/12/2020
05/12/2020
$50,000
$50,000
05/12/2020
Beck Facility Services
Beck Facility Services
Area Director-Janitorial
Area Director-Janitorial
Area Director-Janitorial
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$50,000
$50,000
04/30/2020
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
Advertising Area Director
Advertising Area Director
Advertising Area Director
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$54,513
$54,513
04/30/2020
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
Area Director
Area Director
Area Director
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$54,513
$54,513
04/30/2020
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
Advertising Area Director
Advertising Area Director
Advertising Area Director
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$54,513
$54,513
04/30/2020
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
Area Director
Area Director
Area Director
04/29/2020
04/29/2020
$54,513
$54,513
04/29/2020
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
N2 Publishing-Sales (Hoa)
Area Director
Area Director
Area Director
04/29/2020
04/29/2020
$54,513
$54,513
04/29/2020
Service Employees International Union
Service Employees International Union
Area Political Director
Area Political Director
Area Political Director
04/15/2020
04/15/2020
$94,601
$94,601
04/15/2020
Gecko Hospitality
Gecko Hospitality
Area Director of Operations
Area Director of Operations
Area Director of Operations
04/06/2020
04/06/2020
$120,000
$120,000
04/06/2020
Area Director
Area Director
04/04/2020
04/04/2020
$75,000
$75,000
04/04/2020