Professional Development Director

Professional Development Director Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$92,000
$52,000
Min 10%
$92,000
Median 50%
$161,000
Max 90%
Highest Paying City
San Jose, CA
Highest Paying State
Colorado
Average Experience Level
2.7 years
How much does a professional development director make?
As a Professional Development Director in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $92,282 per year or $44.37 per hour. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $52,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $161,000. Most Professional Development Director jobs are in Health Care companies and Construction companies. The top 5 states when it comes to Professional Development Director salaries are Colorado, North Dakota, Arkansas, Minnesota, and Missouri. The typical tenure for a Professional Development Director is 2.7 years.

Average Professional Development Director Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Professional Development Director in the USA is $92,282 annually or $44.37 hourly. Professional Development Directors make the most in San Jose, CA at about $142,233 per year. The San Jose, CA average entry-level salary for Professional Development Directors is $62,000. Colorado, North Dakota, Arkansas, Minnesota, and Missouri are the states with the highest payscale for Professional Development Directors. On the other hand, Oregon, Maine, Florida, Louisiana, and Idaho report the lowest wages for Professional Development Directors.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Jose, CA
$142,233
2
Kansas City, MO
$128,010
3
Killeen, TX
$127,211
4
New York, NY
$123,671
5
Washington, DC
$121,604

Average Professional Development Director Salary By Company

If you are a Professional Development Director, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Health Care companies and Construction companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Cemex Construction Materials Pacific and North Shore Univ Hospital are the best paying companies for Professional Development Directors. Also, companies like BayCare Clinic and Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi pay their Professional Development Directors very well.

Average Professional Development Director Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Professional Development Director works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Telecommunication companies, Health Care companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Professional Development Directors. Telecommunication companies pay Professional Development Directors an average salary of $102,048, Health Care companies pay $96,385, and Professional companys come in at $93,014. The types of companies that pay Professional Development Directors the least are in the Technology industry, where the average annual salary is $74,552.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$102,048
2
Health Care
$96,385
3
Professional
$93,014
4
Non Profits
$90,768
5
Technology
$74,552

Recently Added Professional Development Director Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Voices College Bound Language Academy
Professional Development Director
01/12/2020
$80,000
Voices College-Bound Language Academies
Professional Development Director
01/11/2020
$80,000
Milestone Inc.
Professional Development Director
10/31/2019
$35,646
The Ohio State University
Professional Development Director
10/24/2019
$90,000
Randstad
Professional Development Director
07/31/2019
$187,830
University of Nebraska Medical Center
Professional Development Director
06/10/2019
$75,000
Holtermann & Associates
Professional Development Director
06/10/2019
$262,000
San Gabriel Unified School District
Professional Development Director
05/29/2019
$127,536
University of Wisconsin Madison
Professional Development Director
05/17/2019
$74,999