The average salary for a Mid-Career Fundraising Assistant with Fundraising skills is $41,901.
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Job Description for Fundraising Assistant
A fundraising assistant is responsible for administrative support to fundraising staff and the fundraising director. The assistant also participates in all fundraising activities, including donor relations, direct mailings, and special events. Primary duties include processing donations and writing acknowledgement letters and other correspondence; maintaining office files for corporate, foundation, and individual donors; producing and mailing annual letters of appeal; and updating the databas…Read more
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Popular Skills for Fundraising Assistant
Skills in Database Management & Reporting and Event Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Marketing Communications and Database Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Fundraising Assistant
An entry-level Fundraising Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $34,301 based on 8 salaries. An early career Fundraising Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $37,269 based on 53 salaries.
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