What does a Director do?

Work/Life Balance
3.7 ★
Salary Range--
Career Opportunity
3.7 ★
Avg. Experience8+ years

Director Salaries

Average Base Pay

$150,000 /yr
Same as national average
Not including cash compensation
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Median: $150K
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Director Career Path

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Director Insights

Read what Director professionals have to say about their job experiences and view top companies for this career.
Shorter UniversityShorter University
Assistant Director
3 Feb 2021

“The job itself was good and the direct supervisor the couple of years was amazing.”

Sentara HealthcareSentara Healthcare
28 Dec 2020

“Pay is not great and typically will not reward you until you have an external job offer.”

12 Aug 2021

“Lots of opportunities and very dynamic and I was very well respected and felt in demand.”

19 Jul 2021

“I am allowed to have a flexible schedule which ensures my work life and family life both thrive”

Jenson & Nicholson India
Senior Director
8 May 2021

“Guys who have good entrepreneurial skill can make the best pay cheq in one's.”

3 Jun 2021

“Not really a con but one thing to note: It's a very strategic business beyond just simple recruiting.”

16 Nov 2020

“The pay is very mediocre... that was okay given that work / life balance was pretty good.”

21 Jun 2021

“As a larger and growing organisation not everything is perfect but that is to be expected.”

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