The average salary for a Fundraising Officer is $56,853.
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Job Description for Fundraising Officer
Fundraising officers are responsible for developing and implementing fundraising strategies and activities for their organization. These officers usually work with nonprofit organizations such as charities, religious groups, political campaigns, and universities. It is normally the responsibility of a fundraising officer to organize unique, targeted fundraising activities, and they may need to develop a holistic fundraising strategy for their organization. Fundraising officers may work in a fund…Read more
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Popular Skills for Fundraising Officer
Skills in Fundraising are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Marketing Communications, Grant Writing and Donor Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for Fundraising Officer
An early career Fundraising Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,673 based on 36 salaries. A mid-career Fundraising Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,510 based on 15 salaries. An experienced Fundraising Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,662 based on 18 salaries.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Fundraising Officer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 27.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (4.8% more) and San Francisco, California (0.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (41.2% less), Washington, District of Columbia (14.5% less) and Denver, Colorado (3.3% less).
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