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How much does a Executive Director make?

Updated Jul. 23, 2021
$112,128 /yr
Average Base Pay

299 salaries

$65K

Low

$112K

Average

$195K

High

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The national average salary for a Executive Director is $112,128 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see Executive Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 299 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Executive Director employees.

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Canadian Blood Services
3.7

Canadian Blood Services

Executive Director

$194,609

 /yr
Range: $159K - $216K
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$159K

$216K

$159,407 - $215,942 Range

Government of Canada
4.2

Government of Canada

Executive Director

$145,647

 /yr
Range: $83K - $167K

$83K

$167K

$82,761 - $167,499 Range

Experior Financial Group
4.5

Experior Financial Group

Executive Director

$126,745

 /yr
Range: $108K - $256K

$108K

$256K

$107,754 - $256,370 Range

Alberta Health Services
3.9

Alberta Health Services

Executive Director

$158,523

 /yr
Range: $121K - $222K

$121K

$222K

$120,860 - $221,704 Range

Government of Saskatchewan
4

Government of Saskatchewan

Executive Director

$133,016

 /yr
Range: $117K - $152K

$117K

$152K

$117,060 - $151,798 Range

Government of Alberta
3.5

Government of Alberta

Executive Director

$150,910

 /yr
Range: $137K - $166K

$137K

$166K

$137,041 - $165,887 Range

McMaster University
4.4

McMaster University

Executive Director

$151,886

 /yr
Range: $122K - $182K

$122K

$182K

$121,626 - $182,018 Range

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Iron & Earth

Iron & Earth

Executive Director - Hourly

$36

 /hr
Range: $36 - $36

$36

$36

$36 - $36 Range

The Salvation Army
3.4

The Salvation Army

Executive Director

$87,356

 /yr
Range: $46K - $95K

$46K

$95K

$46,394 - $95,203 Range

Government of British Columbia
3.7

Government of British Columbia

Executive Director

$126,650

 /yr
Range: $112K - $129K

$112K

$129K

$111,642 - $129,079 Range

Revera
3.4

Revera

Executive Director

$95,476

 /yr
Range: $86K - $108K

$86K

$108K

$86,287 - $108,132 Range

All Seniors Care Living Centres
2.9

All Seniors Care Living Centres

Executive Director

$87,548

 /yr
Range: $80K - $93K

$80K

$93K

$80,000 - $92,551 Range

University of Toronto
4.3

University of Toronto

Executive Director

$181,505

 /yr
Range: $116K - $196K

$116K

$196K

$116,103 - $195,687 Range

Atria Senior Living
3.4

Atria Senior Living

Executive Director

$78,094

 /yr
Range: $67K - $86K

$67K

$86K

$66,511 - $85,651 Range

Victorian Order of Nurses
3.1

Victorian Order of Nurses

Executive Director

$119,074

 /yr
Range: $119K - $132K

$119K

$132K

$118,947 - $132,405 Range

CIBC
3.9

CIBC

Executive Director

$143,319

 /yr
Range: $140K - $146K

$140K

$146K

$140,000 - $146,458 Range

Atria Retirement Canada
2.8

Atria Retirement Canada

Executive Director

$81,915

 /yr
Range: $76K - $105K

$76K

$105K

$76,136 - $105,309 Range

City of Toronto

Executive Director
About 

$116K -$125K

$116K

$125K

$116,270 - $124,842 Range

Summit Search Group
4.8

Summit Search Group

Executive Director
About 

$96K -$113K

$96K

$113K

$96,003 - $113,058 Range

Province of Nova Scotia
3.9

Province of Nova Scotia

Executive Director - Monthly
About 

$7K -$9K

$7K

$9K

$7,058 - $9,056 Range

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Frequently asked questions about an Executive Director salaries

The national average salary for a an Executive Director is $112,128 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see an Executive Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 299 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by an Executive Director employees.

The highest salary for a an Executive Director in Canada is $194,744 per year.

The lowest salary for a an Executive Director in Canada is $64,561 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent executive director salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$100,000
per year
An Executive Director in the Edmonton Area area reported making $100,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Edmonton Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Government
$190,000
per year
An Executive Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $190,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
College / University
$60,000
per year
An Executive Director in the Vancouver Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Vancouver Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$90,000
per year
An Executive Director in the Calgary Area area reported making $90,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Calgary Area area
 
Full-time
10000+ employees
$112,500
per year
An Executive Director in the Montreal Area area reported making $112,500 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Montreal Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$175,000
per year
An Executive Director in the Toronto Area area reported making $175,000 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Toronto Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private