How much does a Fundraising Manager make in the United States? The average Fundraising Manager salary in the United States is $103,133 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $83,364 and $117,295. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $83,364 10% $65,364 90% $130,189 75% $117,295 $103,133 50%(Median)
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Enroot - Cambridge, MA

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Consultant - Southern CA & Southwest Region

CCS Fundraising - Los Angeles, CA

Job Description for Fundraising Manager

Fundraising Manager develops and implements fundraising strategies and oversees fundraising programs. Creates fundraising goals and solicits funds to meet these goals. Being a Fundraising Manager identifies new donors and organizes initiatives to solicit funding. May be responsible for developing major gift opportunities and writing grant proposals. Additionally, Fundraising Manager requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a director. The Fundraising Manager manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. To be a Fundraising Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
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City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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