Service Director Statistics in the US

The average employee age for service directors is 46 years. The service director workforce reached a whopping 28,931 in 2020!

Among service directors, we discovered that 40.6% of them are women, while 55.3% are men. The most common race/ethnicity among service directors is White, which makes up 66.8% of all service directors. Comparatively, there are 13.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.5% of the Black or African American ethnicity. Service directors are also more likely to work at private companies in comparison to public companies. Taking it a step further, service directors are more likely to find a job in the health care industry.

From where do we know all information about service director demographics? We analyzed 16,631 service directors resumes to find out what the average demographics are for the job position. Just to be clear, by demographics we mean the study of population-based factors like age, race, and sex. On top of scouring through resumes, we also took note of job proposals from employers and Census Bureau data. And guess what? We found some pretty interesting information.

Service Director Diversity

From race to gender and even age, we found the average demographic information on those who work as service directors. Keep reading to find out what the results for service directors were.

Service Director Gender Ratio

Among service directors, 40.6% of them are women compared to 55.3% which are men.

Job Title
  • Male, 55.3%
  • Female, 40.6%
  • Unknown, 4.1%

Service Director Ethnic Breakdown

The most common ethnicity among service directors is White, which makes up 66.8% of all service directors. Comparatively, there are 13.7% of the Hispanic or Latino ethnicity and 10.5% of the Black or African American ethnicity.

Job Title
  • White, 66.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino, 13.7%
  • Black or African American, 10.5%
  • Asian, 6.4%
  • Unknown, 1.9%
  • American Indian and Alaska Native, 0.7%

Foreign Languages Spoken By Service Directors

The chart below shows that 53.4% of service directors speak Spanish. The second-most popular foreign language spoken is French at 9.2% and Portuguese is the third-most popular at 5.7%.

Job Title
  • Spanish, 53.4%
  • French, 9.2%
  • Portuguese, 5.7%
  • Italian, 4.6%
  • Chinese, 4.1%
  • Other, 23.0%

Service Director Race And Ethnicity Over Time

Using the Census Bureau data, we found out how the percentage of each ethnic category trended between 2008-2018 among service directors.

  • White
  • Asian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • Black or African American

Service Director Gender Over Time

This data shows how men and women predominate in the service director position over time.


Service Director Unemployment Rate Over Time

The Bureau of Labor Statistics came in clutch when it came down to figuring out how the unemployment rate has changed over time. Between 2008 and 2018, this is how the number of service directors changed.

  • Unemployment rate

Age Based On Ethnicity And Gender

We determined the average age of service directors based on ethnicity and gender.


Number Of Years On The Job For Service Director

By looking over 16,631 service directors resumes, we figured out that the average service director enjoys staying at their job for 1-2 years for a percentage of 35%.

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Less than one year

1-2 years

3-4 years

5-7 years

8-10 years

11+ years

Service Director Age Breakdown

This chart breaks down the ages of service director employees. Interestingly enough, the average age of service directors is 40+ years old, which represents 72% of the population.

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20-30 years

30-40 years

40+ years

Comparing The Gender Ratio of Service Directors with Other Job Titles

We compared this job title with other job titles to see how gender percentages varied. As you can see, pipeline superintendent and agronomy research manager have the biggest difference in gender.

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Job Titleascdesc
Early Childhood Services Coordinator11%86%
Community Health Nursing Director12%86%
Parent Educator12%83%
Service Director55%41%
Project Superintendent94%3%
Agronomy Research Manager94%4%
Pipeline Superintendent95%3%
Pipeline Superintendent
Agronomy Research Manager
Project Superintendent
Service Director
Parent Educator
Community Health Nursing Director
Early Childhood Services Coordinator

Comparing The LGBT Ratio of Service Directors with Other Job Titles

After finding the gender ratio, we wondered if the percentages of LGBT persons were different as well. Using the data below, you can see how other job titles compare to service directors.

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Job Titleascdesc
Construction Superintendent7.96%
Electronics Engineering Manager15.08%
Academic Affairs Director21.51%
Resort Manager21.82%
Service Director28.57%
Social Welfare Administrator29.21%

How Much Do Women Make Compared To Man As Service Director?

Male Income
Female Income

Service Director Income By Gender And Race/Ethnicity

We found interesting that Asian men and White men make more money compared to others.

  • Male
  • Female
Black or African American
Hispanic or Latino

Service Director Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

All Race and Ethnicity
High School Diploma or Less$85,035
Some College/ Associate Degree$98,275
Bachelor's Degree$112,250
Master's Degree$132,714
Doctorate Degree$162,921

Service Director Income By Race/Ethnicity And Education

This chart shows the impact that education has on the income level of different ethnicities.

  • Asian
  • Black or African American
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • White
High School Diploma or Less
Some College/ Associate Degree
Bachelor's Degree
Master's Degree
Doctorate Degree

Service Director Heatmaps

The amount you can make as a service director can depend on where you live. For example, the highest salary of service directors is $126,558. Use our chart to find out where that salary is located.

Where Do Service Directors Earn The Most?

The map here shows where service directors earn the highest salaries in the U.S. The darker areas across the 50 states highlight the highest salaries.

Average Salary

Where Are Service Directors Located?

By looking through more than 16,631 resumes, we found that the most popular places for service directors are NY, New York and IL, Chicago.

Number of Service Directors

Where Are Service Directors In High Demand?

We looked over job openings to determine where in the country service directors are in the most demand.

Jobs Openings

Service Director Employment Statistics

This section highlights the information we gathered about the types of businesses and industries that employ service directors. We found that the most common company type is private. In addition, the industry that employs the most service directors is the health care industry.

What Percentage Of Service Director Jobs Are Remote?

2.4% Remote

Freelance, outsourced or remote workers who spend much of their time working from home.

97.6% On-Site

Some of the vacancies require to stay on-site without possibility of working remotely.

Company Size

We created this chart to show you the average size of companies that typically hire service directors.

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< 50 employees

50 - 100 employees

100 - 500 employees

500 - 1,000 employees

1,000 - 10,000 employees

> 10,000

The Types Of Companies Service Director Work In

Employees with the service director job title have their preferences when it comes to working for a company. For instance, most service directors prefer to work at private companies over public companies.

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Industry Concentration

Just based on the number of employees within each industry, we were able to determine the most common industries that employ service directors. Those industries include health care, retail and technology.

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Health Care

Fortune 500



Non Profits

Service Director Jobs