If you're over 50 - top 20 jobs for a change

Research by Money Magazine and Salary.com: You're ready to retire from the rat race. Now you want work you can feel passionate about.

Nonprofit Executive
A top 5 pick
Nonprofit Executive
5 job tips if you're over age 50
Full report at Salary.com

What better way to find meaning than working for an organization dedicated to a personal passion or making the world a better place? Financial and management skills you learned in the corporate world translate well. While previous nonprofit experience isn't required, serving on a charity's board or being active as a volunteer can pave your way.
Median Pay: $63,500
  Salary Total compensation
(includes bonus)
Most people make:
90% in this job make more than:
$35,200 $35,200
Top earners:
10% in this job make more than:
$113,500 $115,400
10-year Job Growth: 27% 
Growth in Jobs 242,447
Total openings 395,122
Career Description
Range of management positions overseeing activites within a non profit, including fundraising strategies, identifiying donors, developing programs and contract proposals.
Bachelors degree, pluse 5 to 8 years experience in field or related occupation
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