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The average pay for a Major Gifts Director is $88,798 per year.

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Salary $59,890 - $122,966
Bonus $3,193 - $29,590
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$59,021 - $124,104
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 122

Job Description for Major Gifts Director

Non-profit organizations like charities, schools, and colleges often depend on sizeable financial gifts from well-to-do donors, which allow these groups to address short- and long-term needs, plans, and goals. Many non-profit organizations rely on a major gifts director to serve as the “face” of the organization and meet with potential donors and supporters to express their needs, explain goals, and gain support for the organization’s mission.

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Pay by Experience Level for Major Gifts Director

Pay by Experience for a Major Gifts Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Major Gifts Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Major Gifts Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $88,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Major Gifts Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $100,000 based on 24 salaries. A Major Gifts Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $106,000 based on 11 salaries.

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Key Stats for Major Gifts Director

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
20%

Experience Affects Major Gifts Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲19%

Experienced
▲12%

National Average
$89,000

Mid-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼5%

Skills That Affect Major Gifts Director Salaries

▲3%

National Average
$89,000

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
14%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
20%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 10%