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Top Fundraising Executive in the United States

How much does a Top Fundraising Executive earn in the United States? The average Top Fundraising Executive salary in the United States is $194,643 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $160,137 and $257,078. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's fundraising policies and capital development initiatives. Develops fundraising strategies and campaigns. Researches new methods of fundraising and determines feasibility of new fundraising programs. Requires a bachelor's degree. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Typically reports to top management. 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. Typically requires 8+ years of managerial experience.

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