Some of the skills we found on business director resumes included "project management," "healthcare," and "sigma." We have detailed the most important business director responsibilities below.
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We've found that 69.2% of business directors have earned a bachelor's degree. Furthermore, 18.5% earned their master's degrees before becoming a business director. While it's true that most business directors have a college degree, it's generally impossible to become one with only a high school degree. In fact, one out of every nine business directors did not spend the extra money to attend college.
Those business directors who do attend college, typically earn either business degrees or accounting degrees. Less commonly earned degrees for business directors include finance degrees or marketing degrees.
When you're ready to become a business director, you might wonder which companies hire business directors. According to our research through business director resumes, business directors are mostly hired by Salesforce, Pwc, and Verint. Now is a good time to apply as Salesforce has 106 business directors job openings, and there are 67 at Pwc and 48 at Verint.
Since salary is important to some business directors, it's good to note that they are figured to earn the highest salaries at Ep Energy, Roku, and Meta. If you were to take a closer look at Ep Energy, you'd find that the average business director salary is $199,365. Then at Roku, business directors receive an average salary of $196,382, while the salary at Meta is $191,340.
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If you earned a degree from the top 100 educational institutions in the United States, you might want to take a look at IBM, Cisco, and Target. These three companies have hired a significant number of business directors from these institutions.
For the most part, business directors make their living in the technology and finance industries. Business directors tend to make the most in the finance industry with an average salary of $129,623. The business director annual salary in the technology and manufacturing industries generally make $128,046 and $122,818 respectively. Additionally, business directors who work in the finance industry make 5.0% more than business directors in the health care Industry.