A Fundraising Manager earns an average salary of $50,784 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$38,926 - $67,190
(Median)
$39K
$51K
$67K
MEDIAN: $50,783
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$16.70 - $25.70
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$22
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MEDIAN: $22.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$38,926 - $67,190  
   
Bonus
$248.32 - $25,168  
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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$39,003 - $68,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 159
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$22.00  
   
Overtime
$25.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$248.32 - $25,168  
   
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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$39,003 - $68,059  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Job Description for Fundraising Manager

The person in charge of a non-profit's fundraising efforts is typically a fundraising manager. This person must work in a variety of roles to help secure funding and create new initiatives to help bring in money. The fundraising manager position requires a great deal of personal interaction between the manager and the individuals or corporate entities being solicited for financial assistance. The manager must possess a clear idea of the mission of the non-profit group and fully understand its goals and processes, and they must present these concepts to those being solicited.

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Fundraising Manager Tasks

  • Recruits and trains volunteers for events.
  • Manages the development of projects that attract funding.
  • Manages the identification and cultivation of potential donors.
  • Oversees press releases and announcements necessary for event success.

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Pay by Experience Level for Fundraising Manager

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,804

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Experience Affects Fundraising Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 17%


Late-Career
0%

National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Fundraising Manager Salaries

National Average
$51,000

Fundraising
up arrow 1%

Event Planning
up arrow 1%

Grant Writing
up arrow 2%

Event Management
up arrow 3%

Grant Management
up arrow 11%

Project Management
up arrow 11%

Donor Relations
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 22 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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