Associations USA: North Dakota

Associations are everywhere. Here's a snapshot from the Peace Garden State.

5,899

Total number of registered nonprofits1

$38,846

Average salary for business association professionals2

4

Number of staff at the 32,000-member National Sunflower Association3

3,329

Total number of voting board members at membership organizations

1.7

Percentage of organizations maintaining offices outside the United States, fifth-highest outside of Washington, DC-based groups4

Who you'll find there:5

Source:

  1. IRS, Exempt Organizations Business Master File, 2013
  2. BLS Data, 2010
  3. Gale Directory Library
  4. Association 990 (ASAE Foundation)
  5. National Trade and Professional Associations of the U.S., 2011