How much does a Major Gifts Manager make in Illinois? The average Major Gifts Manager salary in Illinois is $99,382 as of December 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $87,396 and $123,895. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Major Gifts Manager

Major Gifts Manager manages and implements the major gift program for both current and planned gifts. Has high-level interactions with prospects and conducts personal visitations. Being a Major Gifts Manager organizes special events and prepares proposals to obtain funds. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Major Gifts Manager typically reports to a senior manager. The Major Gifts 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. To be a Major Gifts Manager typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 - 3 years supervisory experience may be required. Extensive knowledge of the function and department processes. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Cicero, IL Avg. Salary $102,662 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Mount Prospect, IL Avg. Salary $102,314 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Abingdon, IL Avg. Salary $91,718 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Adair, IL Avg. Salary $92,889 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Addieville, IL Avg. Salary $94,505 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Addison, IL Avg. Salary $102,314 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Akin, IL Avg. Salary $90,883 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Albany, IL Avg. Salary $90,188 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Albers, IL Avg. Salary $94,505 Date Updated December 28, 2020
Location Albion, IL Avg. Salary $88,864 Date Updated December 28, 2020
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