"customer service," "crm," and "new clients" aren't the only skills we found business development coordinators list on their resumes. In fact, there's a whole list of business development coordinator responsibilities that we found, including:
After discovering the most helpful skills, we moved onto what kind of education might be helpful in becoming a business development coordinator. We found that 72.1% of business development coordinators have graduated with a bachelor's degree and 9.7% of people in this position have earned their master's degrees. While most business development coordinators have a college degree, you may find it's also true that generally it's possible to be successful in this career with only a high school degree. In fact, our research shows that one out of every eight business development coordinators were not college graduates.
Those business development coordinators who do attend college, typically earn either business degrees or marketing degrees. Less commonly earned degrees for business development coordinators include communication degrees or psychology degrees.
When you're ready to become a business development coordinator, you might wonder which companies hire business development coordinators. According to our research through business development coordinator resumes, business development coordinators are mostly hired by Consulate Health Care, McGuireWoods, and Brookdale Senior Living. Now is a good time to apply as Consulate Health Care has 21 business development coordinators job openings, and there are 5 at McGuireWoods and 3 at Brookdale Senior Living.
If you're interested in companies where business development coordinators make the most money, you'll want to apply for positions at WarnerMedia, Intertek, and Emerson Electric. We found that at WarnerMedia, the average business development coordinator salary is $99,879. Whereas at Intertek, business development coordinators earn roughly $98,555. And at Emerson Electric, they make an average salary of $97,851.
We also looked into companies who hire business development coordinators from the top 100 educational institutions in the U.S. The top three companies that hire the most from these institutions include Course Hero, Staples, and Verizon Communications.
The industries that business development coordinators fulfill the most roles in are the professional and retail industries. But the highest business development coordinator annual salary is in the manufacturing industry, averaging $73,663. In the professional industry they make $57,370 and average about $54,394 in the technology industry. In conclusion, business development coordinators who work in the manufacturing industry earn a 50.2% higher salary than business development coordinators in the retail industry.