How much does a Director make?

Updated Jul 23, 2021

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$134,625 /yr
Average Base Pay

70,642 salaries

$79K

Low

$135K

Average

$229K

High

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The national average salary for Director is $134,625 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 70642 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Director employees.

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PwC
3.9

PwC

Director

$205,862

 /yr
Range: $91K - $440K
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$91K

$440K

$91,020 - $439,668 Range

KPMG
3.9

KPMG

Director

$209,251

 /yr
Range: $89K - $344K

$89K

$344K

$89,107 - $343,886 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Director

$227,635

 /yr
Range: $41K - $414K

$41K

$414K

$41,225 - $414,445 Range

UBS
3.8

UBS

Director

$162,239

 /yr
Range: $77K - $287K

$77K

$287K

$76,759 - $287,074 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Director

$194,466

 /yr
Range: $63K - $35M

$63K

$35M

$63,060 - $34,788,434 Range

American Express
4.2

American Express

Director

$152,825

 /yr
Range: $26K - $382K

$26K

$382K

$26,130 - $382,107 Range

Visa Inc.
4

Visa Inc.

Director

$168,795

 /yr
Range: $79K - $247K

$79K

$247K

$78,647 - $247,233 Range

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BlackRock
4.1

BlackRock

Director

$184,493

 /yr
Range: $115K - $304K

$115K

$304K

$115,356 - $303,661 Range

Cognizant Technology Solutions
3.8

Cognizant Technology Solutions

Director

$165,208

 /yr
Range: $83K - $254K

$83K

$254K

$82,709 - $254,029 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Director

$166,989

 /yr
Range: $51K - $273K

$51K

$273K

$51,259 - $272,730 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Director

$198,710

 /yr
Range: $98K - $338K

$98K

$338K

$97,797 - $338,459 Range

FTI Consulting
4

FTI Consulting

Director

$130,911

 /yr
Range: $76K - $226K

$76K

$226K

$76,253 - $225,791 Range

Fidelity Investments
4.3

Fidelity Investments

Director

$131,134

 /yr
Range: $87K - $198K

$87K

$198K

$87,344 - $197,852 Range

Pfizer
4.2

Pfizer

Director

$190,340

 /yr
Range: $82K - $287K

$82K

$287K

$82,438 - $286,774 Range

AT&T
3.6

AT&T

Director

$162,081

 /yr
Range: $70K - $235K

$70K

$235K

$70,000 - $234,598 Range

Merck
4.2

Merck

Director

$188,632

 /yr
Range: $104K - $258K

$104K

$258K

$103,917 - $258,422 Range

Morgan Stanley
4

Morgan Stanley

Director

$97,584

 /yr
Range: $59K - $200K

$59K

$200K

$59,274 - $200,000 Range

Credit Suisse
3.9

Credit Suisse

Director

$231,945

 /yr
Range: $121K - $350K

$121K

$350K

$120,797 - $350,000 Range

Daishi Bank

Director

$136,549

 /yr
Range: $43K - $281K

$43K

$281K

$43,429 - $280,575 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Director

$213,537

 /yr
Range: $103K - $330K

$103K

$330K

$102,931 - $329,753 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Director salaries

The national average salary for a Director is $134,625 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Director salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 70642 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Director employees.

The highest salary for a Director in United States is $228,515 per year.

The lowest salary for a Director in United States is $79,311 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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$200,000
per year
A Sr. Director in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$200,000
per year
A Senior Director in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $200,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$145,000
per year
A Director in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $145,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Government
$150,000
per year
A Director in the Portland, ME Area area reported making $150,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Portland, ME Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$115,000
per year
A Director in the Greensboro, NC Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Greensboro, NC Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$85,000
per year
A Director in the Boulder, CO Area area reported making $85,000 per year
Additional Pay
$45k commissions
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Boulder, CO Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$115,000
per year
A Director in the Nashville, TN Area area reported making $115,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Nashville, TN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
College / University
$130,000
per year
A Director in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $130,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
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