3. Director of development
Percent Reporting High Levels of Meaning at Work: 90 Percent
Median Annual Pay: $59,000
Charisma, leadership and a knack for persuasion are all required for this demanding role. Responsible for bringing in the funds needed to keep a nonprofit growing, this person must have management experience and analytical capabilities. A bachelor’s degree is typically required, and further education in an area specific to the organization’s mission can help. View director of development positions.