Development Director Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Development Director make in District of Columbia? The average Development Director salary in District of Columbia is $119,068 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $95,477 and $154,875. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Development Director develops goals and strategies for all fundraising campaigns. Designs and implements marketing programs and special events to maximize prospect/donor engagement. Being a Development Director manages and develops a prospect portfolio to optimize fundraising opportunities. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Development Director typically reports to top management. The Development Director typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. To be a Development Director typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2020

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $118,468 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $118,468 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $118,468 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $118,468 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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