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The average age for interim executive directors is ...
"The average employee age for interim executive directors is 52 years," according to an article on Zippia.com. "The interim executive director workforce reached a whopping 66,637 in 2020!" it also reports.
For Zippia's entire article, click here and then scroll down: https://www.zippia.com/interim-executive-director-jobs/demographics/
Related article with slightly different figures. Focus on engineer consultants: https://insight.ieeeusa.org/articles/2019-consultants-fee-survey/
Growing numbers of mid- to late-career engineering professionals are continuing to move into consulting. According to the 2019 IEEE-USA Consultants Fee Survey, this year’s respondents have an average of 17 years of consulting experience. This trend was also observed in the 2018 report.
Although the mean (average) age and years of overall engineering experience both increased sharply this year, compared to the last few survey findings — the mean age is now 61 and 26 years of engineering experience. The years of consulting experience declined slightly. Nearly half (49.8%) had 14 years or fewer, with 17.6% having five or fewer years of experience. Some 22.5% have been consulting for 25 years, or more.