Fundraising Director, Non-Profit Organization Salary

The average salary for a Fundraising Director, Non-Profit Organization is $59,554 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$35,226 - $97,009
MEDIAN: $59,553

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$31,609 - $95,748  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 136
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Job Description for Fundraising Director, Non-Profit Organization

A director of fundraising for a non-profit organization comes up with plans to gain funds in order to carry out the mission of the NPO and keep it running. The director of fundraising should create an overall fundraising plan that details how funds will be raised for the coming months or years. There may be fundraising goals that the director needs to achieve, and this will be a measurement of success.


Fundraising Director, Non-Profit Organization Tasks

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

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Experience Affects Fundraising Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

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Skills That Affect Fundraising Director, Non-Profit Organization Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.


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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: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
medical benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 16%