Fundraising Director, Higher Education Salary

A Fundraising Director, Higher Education earns an average salary of $67,286 per year.

$46,541 - $92,526

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$46,541 - $92,526  
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$46,611 - $92,321  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 47
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Job Description for Fundraising Director, Higher Education

  • Oversees the selection and training of volunteers.
  • Manages the relationship between institutions and foundations, corporations, and federal agencies.
  • Coordinates with faculty and administrators to develop fundraising strategies.
  • Directs the day-to-day activities of the fundraising staff.

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.


56 %
44 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 95% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 61% employee benefits None: 5%