PLANNING DIRECTOR SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$107,000
$64,000
Min 10%
$107,000
Median 50%
$181,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Under Armour
Highest Paying City
Palo Alto, CA
Highest Paying State
North Dakota
Average Experience Level
3.8 years
How much does a planning director make?
Planning Directors in America make, on average, $107,821 a year or $51.84 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $181,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $64,000 per year. The most abundant employment opportunities for Planning Directors are in Internet companies and Professional companies. North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wyoming, and Colorado have the highest paying Planning Director jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 3.8 years.
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Average Planning Director Salary By Company

If you are a Planning Director, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Most Planning Director jobs are in Internet companies and Internet companies. Under Armour and Wieden+Kennedy are the highest paying companies. If you can find a job at a company like USAA or Microsoft, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Planning Directors.

Average Planning Director Salary By Location

As a Planning Director in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $107,821 per year or $51.84 per hour. Working in Palo Alto, CA as a Planning Director will pay you the highest wages at around $143,377 per year. The average entry-level salary in Palo Alto, CA is $78,000. North Dakota, South Dakota, Minnesota, Wyoming, and Colorado are the states with the highest payscale for Planning Directors. Mississippi, Louisiana, Alabama, Alaska, and Hawaii have the lowest reported salaries for Planning Directors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Palo Alto, CA
$143,377
2
Saint Paul, MN
$141,049
3
Denver, CO
$136,165
4
Bellevue, WA
$129,588
5
Madison, WI
$125,926

Average Planning Director Salary By Industry

Planning Director salaries can vary depending on the industry. Our analysis shows that Retail companies, Media companies, and Professional companies pay higher-than-average wages for Planning Directors. Retail companies pay Planning Directors an average salary of $119,598, Media companies pay $111,249, and Professional companys come in at $110,361. The average salary for Planning Directors in the Hospitality industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $92,481.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Retail
$119,598
2
Media
$111,249
3
Professional
$110,361
4
Health Care
$109,390
5
Finance
$98,919

RECENTLY ADDED Planning Director SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$88,969
Chapel Hill
Planning Director
10/29/2019
$85,000
10/29/2019
$85,000
Washington Headquarters Services
Planning Director
10/19/2019
$151,633
Okanogan County
Planning Director
09/30/2019
$78,000
09/29/2019
$82,000
State of Oklahoma
Planning Director
09/21/2019
$90,000
State of Minnesota
Planning Director
09/18/2019
$69,635
09/18/2019
$67,000
University of California
Planning Director
09/17/2019
$77,300
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