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Economic Development Officer

Economic development officers (EDOs) promote economic growth in communities through initiatives such as, attracting new businesses and encouraging the expansion of existing businesses.

Also Known As

Business and Tourism Development Manager, Business Development Officer, Community Development Officer, Directors of Economic Development, Economic Development Coordinator, Economic Development Researcher, Tourism and Economic Development Officer, Tourism Marketing Officer


Educational Requirements

2 years post-secondary education/training

Wage & Salary

Average Salary: $102,497.00
Average Wage: $51.36

Employment & Advancement

Above-average occupational growth is expected in Alberta for 2016 to 2020. Job openin ...

Certification Requirements

Not regulated

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

The information contained in this profile is current as of the dates shown. Salary, employment outlook and educational program information may change without notice. It is advised that you confirm this information before making any career decisions.

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