Director, Special Projects

Director, Special Projects Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$119,000
$73,000
Min 10%
$119,000
Median 50%
$196,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Apple
Highest Paying City
Burlingame, CA
Highest Paying State
District of Columbia
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a director, special projects make?
The national average salary for a Director, Special Projects in the U.S. is $120,006 annually or $57.7 hourly. If you are in the top 10 percent, you will make over $197,000; however, if you are in the bottom 10 percent, you will earn less than $73,000 per year. Most Director, Special Projects jobs are in Health Care companies and Internet companies. District of Columbia, Hawaii, New Jersey, Minnesota, and Rhode Island have the highest paying Director, Special Projects jobs. The typical tenure for a Director, Special Projects is 3.4 years.
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Average Director, Special Projects Salary By Location

As a Director, Special Projects in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $120,006 per year or $57.7 per hour. Burlingame, CA reports the highest annual salary for Directors, Special Projects at 154,664. Even an entry-level Director, Special Projects makes $78,000 per year in Burlingame, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Director, Special Projects salaries are District of Columbia, Hawaii, New Jersey, Minnesota, and Rhode Island. Montana, Mississippi, Tennessee, Idaho, and West Virginia are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Burlingame, CA
$154,664
2
Washington, DC
$151,576
3
Arlington, VA
$144,733
4
Providence, RI
$139,067
5
Denver, CO
$133,499

Average Director, Special Projects Salary By Company

Directors, Special Projects can expect good job security. Some industries pay higher than others. Most Director, Special Projects jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Apple and PVH are the best paying companies for Directors, Special Projects. If you can find a job at a company like Brown University or American Association for Cancer Research, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Directors, Special Projects.

Average Director, Special Projects Pay By Industry

Wages for Directors, Special Projects can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Hospitality companies, Utilities companies, and Media companies pay their Directors, Special Projects well. Hospitality companies pay Directors, Special Projects an average salary of $127,220, Utilities companies pay $125,960, and Media companys come in at $122,984. The average salary for Directors, Special Projects in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $111,365.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Hospitality
$127,220
2
Utilities
$125,960
3
Media
$122,984
4
Health Care
$121,848
5
Professional
$121,676

Recently Added Director, Special Projects Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Director, Special Projects
01/25/2020
$65,000
Metrolink
Director, Special Projects
12/18/2019
$123,344
11/21/2019
$52,936
Metrolink
Director, Special Projects
11/19/2019
$123,344
City of Santa Monica
Director, Special Projects
10/07/2019
$131,400
Dallas Independent School District
Director, Special Projects
08/03/2019
$75,728
Mt. San Antonio College
Director, Special Projects
07/25/2019
$123,756
College of Charleston
Director, Special Projects
06/25/2019
$40,759
South San Francisco Unified
Director, Special Projects
06/22/2019
$142,802
06/21/2019
$52,998
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