Average Salary for Jobs with Higher Education Giving Programs Skills

The average salary for jobs that require the skills of Higher Education Giving Programs is $90,906 based on United States National Average.

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$56,866
$124,946
$90,906
Major Gift Director - Higher Ed.
Alternate Job Titles: Donor Stewardship Director | Major Donors Director | University Major Gifts Director | College Major Gifts Director

Designs and implements a college/university fundraising program in the area of special and deferred gifts. Devises and executes plans to qualify, contact, and cultivate potential new donors. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a head of a department/division. Manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific object... View job details


Major Gift Officer - Higher Ed.
Alternate Job Titles: Donor Stewardship Officer

Identifies and cultivates relationships with prospective major gift donors for a college or university. Solicits prospect pool of alumni, friends, and family members to make gifts. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. View job details


Major Gift Officer, Sr. - Higher Ed.
Alternate Job Titles: Senior Donor Stewardship Officer

Identifies and cultivates relationships with prospective major gift donors for a college or university. Solicits prospect pool of alumni, friends, and family members to make gifts. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of... View job details


Planned Gift Director - Higher Ed.
Alternate Job Titles: College Planned Giving Director | University Planned Giving Director

Develops and manages a planned giving program for a college or university that generates donor interest and inquiries and translates into current and future planned gifts. Plans and administers giving programs that include deferred giving, estate planning, bequest donations, and other types of giving. Cultivates and solicits planned giving prospects. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports... View job details