DIRECTOR SALARY IN UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates   United Arab Emirates  • Change Location

Average gross salary for Director GROSS SALARY
AED 589,116
Average gorss salary (USD) for Director GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 160,403
Average net salary for Director NET SALARY
AED 529,032
The most typical salary for Director MOST TYPICAL GROSS
AED 495,000
  Updated: 15 Jul 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 10%
  Salary entries: 43

Director Earnings in United Arab Emirates

Average salary for Director in United Arab Emirates is AED 589,116.

Average take home earning is AED 529,032 (Net).

The most typical salary is AED 495,000 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (43 individual salaries).

"What gets measured gets improved."
-Peter Drucker

COMPARE YOUR SALARY WITH OTHERS »

Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
16 % AED 950,714
23 % AED 750,000
30 % AED 700,000
51 % AED 600,000
88 % AED 390,400
91 % AED 360,000
98 % AED 300,000
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Dubai AED 601,514 US$ 163,779 35
Abu Dhabi AED 581,500 US$ 158,334 06
Sharjah AED 395,000 US$ 107,547 02
 Advertising

  SALARY BY LEVEL   DIRECTOR   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates •  Change Location

Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 258,869 AED 950,714
07
205K US$ 204,202 AED 750,000
03
195K US$ 190,579 AED 700,000
03
175K US$ 178,810 AED 656,666
03
165K US$ 163,362 AED 600,000
06
135K US$ 134,769 AED 495,000
08
125K US$ 127,985 AED 470,000
01
115K US$ 117,086 AED 430,000
02
105K US$ 106,303 AED 390,400
05
95K US$ 98,007 AED 360,000
01
85K US$ 81,679 AED 300,000
03
65K US$ 69,439 AED 255,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   DIRECTOR   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates •  Change Location

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 167,179 AED 614,000 32
Women US$ 151,462 AED 556,285 07
N/A US$ 121,844 AED 447,500 04

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   DIRECTOR   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates •  Change Location

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 147,561 AED 542,000 05
Masters Degree US$ 176,986 AED 650,000 21
Bachelors Degree US$ 150,931 AED 554,333 12
Some College US$ 108,905 AED 400,000 02
High School US$ 137,952 AED 506,666 03

Director workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United Arab Emirates. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses AED 650,000. While Director workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of AED 400,000. This is 62.51% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   DIRECTOR   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates •  Change Location

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 183,190 AED 672,785 14
16-20 Years US$ 180,719 AED 663,750 12
12-16 Years US$ 132,877 AED 488,000 06
8-12 Years US$ 129,600 AED 476,000 05
4-8 Years US$ 132,735 AED 487,500 04
2-4 Years US$ 93,933 AED 345,000 02

Director workers in United Arab Emirates with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of AED 672,785 compared to AED 345,000 for their counterparts with 2-4 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 2-4 Years is 95.02%.


  SALARY BY AGE   DIRECTOR   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates •  Change Location

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 176,975 AED 650,000 04
51-56 US$ 223,286 AED 820,000 03
45-50 US$ 190,585 AED 700,000 06
39-44 US$ 164,048 AED 602,500 12
33-38 US$ 138,374 AED 508,200 10
27-32 US$ 134,095 AED 492,500 04
N/A US$ 121,844 AED 447,500 04
 Advertising

  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   DIRECTOR   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates •  Change Location

Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 161,983 AED 594,914 35
Contract US$ 190,570 AED 700,000 01
Self Employed US$ 150,208 AED 551,666 06
Part Time US$ 136,129 AED 500,000 01
 Advertising

  SALARY BY CITY   DIRECTOR   UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

United Arab Emirates •  Change Location

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Dubai Director in Dubai US$ 163,779 AED 601,514 35
2. Abu Dhabi Director in Abu Dhabi US$ 158,334 AED 581,500 06
3. Sharjah Director in Sharjah US$ 107,547 AED 395,000 02

Show all cities »


  SALARY BY COUNTRY    DIRECTOR

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland Director in Switzerland US$ 202,417 CHF 193,540 37
2. Germany Germany Director in Germany US$ 182,036 EUR 145,166 38
3. Australia Australia Director in Australia US$ 161,969 AU$ 189,859 42
4. United Arab Emirates United Arab Emirates US$ 160,403 AED 589,116 43
5. France France Director in France US$ 149,455 EUR 124,937 32
6. United States United States Director US$ 149,066 US$ 149,066 457
7. Italy Italy Director in Italy US$ 142,847 EUR 113,827 29
8. United Kingdom United Kingdom Director in United Kingdom US$ 136,108 GBP 94,479 124
9. Finland Finland Director in Finland US$ 133,581 EUR 105,372 18
10. Canada Canada Director in Canada US$ 123,544 CA$ 139,611 79

Show all countries »

Get personal salary report based on your exact career.

What percentage of people earn more or less than you do?

COMPARE YOUR SALARY WITH OTHERS »

(22/22)  MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 15 Jul 2020

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "20+ years experience in leading edge technology companies in high tech and renewable energy sector."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 700,000
US$ 190,570


(21/22)  EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 25 Jun 2020

Doctorate Degree, 16-20 years: "Test yeast teast."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 750,000
US$ 204,182


(20/22)  CHIEF OPERATOR


 Posted: 02 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Knowledge of life."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 600,000
US$ 163,345


(19/22)  PRINCIPAL


 Posted: 05 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Consulting - principal Smart Cities Lead digital transformation."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 600,000
US$ 163,345


(18/22)  ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 11 Feb 2020

Doctorate Degree, 12-16 years: "Mechanical engineer with an MBA in marketing and finance."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 360,000
US$ 98,007


BUILD PERSONAL SALARY REPORT
(How much more/less people earn then you do?)

COMPARE YOUR SALARY WITH OTHERS »

(17/22)  MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 30 Jan 2020

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Managing operations."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 500,000
US$ 136,121


(16/22)  DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT


 Posted: 16 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Establish and grow the business development division of a real estate developer (education, healthcare, retail)."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 470,000
US$ 127,985


(15/22)  MANAGING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 26 Nov 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Overall responsible for the the company."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 1,000,000
US$ 272,309


(14/22)  SENIOR DIRECTOR


 Posted: 07 Oct 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Responsible for east Europe Middle East and Africa."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 1,000,000
US$ 272,309


(13/22)  PRICIPLE CONSULTANT


 Posted: 10 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Advising Businesses."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 750,000
US$ 204,232


BUILD PERSONAL SALARY REPORT
(How much more/less people earn then you do?)

COMPARE YOUR SALARY WITH OTHERS »

(12/22)  PROJECT DIRECTOR


 Posted: 07 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Responsible for P&L of a Major Project."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 960,000
US$ 261,416


(11/22)  DIRECTOR BUSINESS SOLUTIONS


 Posted: 07 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Subject matter expert for Telco software solutions and presales and business consulting."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 378,000
US$ 102,933


(10/22)  VICE PRESIDENT


 Posted: 30 Apr 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Business Transformation, Excellence, Development, Strategy, Analytics."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 255,000
US$ 69,439


(9/22)  HEAD OF DIGITAL


 Posted: 03 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Managing websites and ecomerce."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 650,000
US$ 177,001


(8/22)  SALES DIRECTOR


 Posted: 28 Aug 2018

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing sales department."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 400,000
US$ 108,924


(7/22)  DEPUTY EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 12 May 2018

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Head of Business Unit."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 915,000
US$ 249,163


(6/22)  DIRECTOR OF CONTRACTS - SALES & COMMERCIAL


 Posted: 28 Mar 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Experienced sales professional with 12 years of hospitality experience, managerial experience and business leadership. Having previously worked in 5 star hotels such as Fairmont, Rotana and Millennium Group. Lama is responsible to develop, drive, bid planning and execution of contract governance preparation & its execution. Combine team work with customer focus to drive gains in revenue& market share."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 384,000
US$ 104,567


(5/22)  VP-SALES


 Posted: 02 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Sales Director of IT solutions in MEA."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 600,000
US$ 163,385


(4/22)  CFO


 Posted: 09 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "CHief financial ofdicer for mnc."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 600,000
US$ 163,376


(3/22)  ENGAGEMENT DIRECTOR


 Posted: 03 Nov 2017

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Overall management of business development, operations and teams."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 440,000
US$ 119,809


BUILD PERSONAL SALARY REPORT
(How much more/less people earn then you do?)

COMPARE YOUR SALARY WITH OTHERS »

(2/22)  FD


 Posted: 11 Sep 2017

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Entire finance function, management accounts, budgets, forecast."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 660,000
US$ 179,714


(1/22)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 17 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Strategy consulting as part of a big 4 accounting firm."
Individual GROSS salary:
AED 660,000
US$ 179,714


 Advertising