Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Colorado

The average annual and hourly salaries for public relations and fundraising managers in the state of Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers among Colorado 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$156,680
50th Percentile Wage
$123,300
25th Percentile Wage
$89,870
10th Percentile Wage
$68,780

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $156,680. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $123,300. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $68,780.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$75.33
50th Percentile Wage
$59.28
25th Percentile Wage
$43.20
10th Percentile Wage
$33.07

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $75.33. The median hourly salary is $59.28. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.07.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $123,300 4.97%
2013 $117,460 2.23%
2012 $114,900 12.53%
2011 $102,110 3.13%
2010 $99,010 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for public relations and fundraising managers in state of Colorado from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 24.53%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 2.23%. We also note that the average annual wage had a sizable growth of 12.53% in the year 2012 and a relatively large increase of 3.13% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Wage in Colorado vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Advertising and Promotions Managers
$129,190
Marketing Managers
$133,310
Sales Managers
$116,650
Public Relations and Fundraising Managers
$123,300

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Colorado Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in some Colorado cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in state of Colorado ranges from $101,990 to $130,580. The highest paying area for public relations and fundraising managers in Colorado is Boulder with a median annual salary of $130,580. The second highest paying city/area in Colorado State is Denver-Aurora-Broomfield (mean annual salary $128,850). The lowest paying area is Colorado Springs with a median annual salary of $101,990.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boulder
$130,580
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$128,850
Colorado Springs
$101,990

Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary by State

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