A Fundraising Director, Higher Education earns an average salary of $70,058 per year.

$45,324 - $95,000
$45K
$70K
$95K
MEDIAN: $70,058
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$45,967 - $95,000  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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Job Description for Fundraising Director, Higher Education

  • Develop and implement a strategic plan to raise funds for their organization in a cost-effective and time-efficient manner.
  • May also be responsible for the financial condition of the organization along with business development.
  • Oversees fundraising: write grants, research foundations and corporations, and oversee or implement other fundraising strategies.

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Pay by Experience Level for Fundraising Director, Higher Education

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

Key Stats for Fundraising Director, Higher Education

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Fundraising Director, Higher Education Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 18%

Experienced
up arrow 6%

National Average
$70,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Entry-Level
up arrow 31%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 96%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 4%
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