Top Foundation Executive Salary in the United States

How much does a Top Foundation Executive make in the United States? The average Top Foundation Executive salary in the United States is $165,909 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $130,852 and $217,108. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Top Foundation Executive serves as the top executive of a foundation established by a parent organization. Oversees the implementation of policies designed to maximize foundation funding. Being a Top Foundation Executive establishes goals and approves strategies for all fundraising campaigns. Meets with donors and prospective donors to create and foster relationships. Additionally, Top Foundation Executive oversees the distribution of foundation funds in order to ensure continuous support of the foundation's mission. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a board of directors/trustees. The Top Foundation 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 Foundation Executive typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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