How much does a Top Fundraising Executive make in the United States? The average Top Fundraising Executive salary in the United States is $189,365 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $156,528 and $248,045. 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. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $156,528 10% $126,632 90% $301,470 75% $248,045 $189,365 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Top Fundraising Executive

Top Fundraising Executive plans and directs all aspects of an organization's fundraising policies and capital development initiatives. Develops fundraising strategies and campaigns. Being a Top Fundraising Executive researches new methods of fundraising and determines feasibility of new fundraising programs. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Top Fundraising Executive demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Typically reports to top management. The Top Fundraising Executive manages a departmental function within a broader corporate function. Develops major goals to support broad functional objectives. Approves policies developed within various sub-functions and departments. Comprehensive knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Top Fundraising Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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Skills associated with Top Fundraising Executive: Fundraising, Fundraising Software, Grant Management

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