Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization Salary

Those pursuing careers as Non-Profit Development Coordinators in the United States may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $38K annually. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Non-Profit Development Coordinators who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 86 percent. Most enjoy medical while the greater part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to roughly one-half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.
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$30,384 - $49,595
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$30K
$38K
$50K
MEDIAN: $38,235
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$12.59 - $23.30
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$30,384 - $49,595  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,010  
Profit Sharing
$2,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,984 - $49,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,353
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.59 - $23.30  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.50  
Overtime
$18.72 - $33.63  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,010  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,750  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$29,984 - $49,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 342
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Job Description for Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization

The development coordinator of a nonprofit organization has numerous responsibilities related to organizational fundraising. They are the point person for planning and executing events, keeping track of money, and coordinating volunteers and interns. The coordinator manages meetings, work groups, and staff meetings as well. They generate email lists to contact vendors and volunteers for nonprofit events and news, and they process and track bills related to events; the coordinator may be asked to create an accounts payable if requested by their manager. A coordinator also keeps track of all charitable gifts to the nonprofit and creates reports that are kept in a fundraising database and presented to funders as requested.

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Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization Tasks

  • Recruit, schedule, and ensure a positive experience for volunteers.
  • Coordinate identification and relationship building with key donors and groups.
  • Organize capital campaign strategy and execution, setting communication and funding goals.
  • Develop marketing materials and plan events to generate funding.

Common Career Paths for Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization


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There are some Non-Profit Development Coordinators — though it's uncommon — that transition into Major Gifts Officers, where earnings are an average $61K annually. Directors of Non-Profit Development or Non-Profit Development Managers are common next-step roles for Non-Profit Development Coordinators moving up in their careers; annual pay for Directors of Non-Profit Development is $17K higher on average, and it's $7K higher for Non-Profit Development Managers.

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Popular Skills for Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization


Non-Profit Development Coordinators seem to wield many skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Grant Management, Project Management, Raiser's Edge Fundraising Software, and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Donor Relations. Most people experienced in Event Planning also know Database Management & Reporting.

Pay by Experience Level for Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $37K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $41K. Non-Profit Development Coordinators see a median salary of $42K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Respondents who boast more than two decades on the job don't boast commensurate pay, unfortunately; these veterans see average earnings of only $41K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $37,970

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Non-Profit Development Coordinators will find that Oakland offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 18 percent. Non-Profit Development Coordinators can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Francisco (+12 percent), New York (+7 percent), San Diego (+7 percent), and Los Angeles (+5 percent). In Portland, salaries are 11 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market. Workers in Philadelphia and Seattle earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (9 percent less and 2 percent less, respectively).

Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization Reviews

What is it like working as a Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization?

Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization in Bozeman:
"Perks and Pitfalls of Development."
Pros: I love that my job allows me to interact with a multitude of people. You have the opportunity to build long lasting relationships with many people and are able to build strong connections. It is not a traditional 9:00-5:00 desk job as you get the opportunity to travel a lot.
Cons: The hardest part of the job is that you are expected to work and be on call at all times. Many time I will be working a football game all day Saturday just to turn around that same night and work and organize a banquet. My work week leans more to 50 hours a week.

Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization in Chicago:
"Development Coordinators Wear Many Hats."
Pros: I am able to be creative in my thinking. I help people to avoid poverty and exit poverty. I get to work with other like-minded persons.
Cons: I don't have someone to give me specific directions. I have to keep board members happy or happier than my boss. My job involves many different aspects.

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Experience Affects Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization Salaries




National Average
$38,000


Skills That Affect Development Coordinator, Non-profit Organization Salaries

Grant Management
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Project Management
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Raiser's Edge Fundraising Software
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Microsoft Excel
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Event Management
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Grant Writing
0%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$38,000

Fundraising
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Database Management & Reporting
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Event Planning
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
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Marketing Communications
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Social Media Marketing
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Donor Relations
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 267 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
medical benefits
Vision: 51%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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