The average annual and hourly salaries for public relations and fundraising managers in the state of California are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers among California cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$73,750|
|25th Percentile Wage||$95,560|
|50th Percentile Wage||$125,390|
|75th Percentile Wage||$164,560|
|90th Percentile Wage||No Data|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in California in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $164,560. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $125,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $73,750.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of public relations and fundraising managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
Table 3 shows the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in some California cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in state of California ranges from $90,580 to $146,700. The highest paying area for public relations and fundraising managers in California is Oakland-Fremont-Hayward with a median annual salary of $146,700. The second highest paying city/area in California State is San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont (mean annual salary $134,040). The lowest paying area is Bakersfield-Delano with a median annual salary of $90,580.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|San Francisco-Oakland-Fremont|| |
|San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara|| |
|San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Glendale|| |
|Santa Ana-Anaheim-Irvine|| |
|Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura|| |
|Riverside-San Bernardino-Ontario|| |
|San Diego-Carlsbad-San Marcos|| |
|Santa Barbara-Santa Maria-Goleta|| |
|San Luis Obispo-Paso Robles|| |
|Santa Cruz-Watsonville|| |
|Los Angeles-Long Beach-Santa Ana|| |
|Santa Rosa-Petaluma|| |