Fundraiser Salary in Sector of Retail Trade

The salary statistics of fundraisers in the industry sector of retail trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare fundraiser salaries in different industries within the retail trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Fundraisers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
25th Percentile Wage
50th Percentile Wage
75th Percentile Wage
90th Percentile Wage

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fundraisers in the industry sector of retail trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) fundraisers is $64,590. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $43,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid fundraisers is $19,300.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of fundraisers in the industry sector of retail trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
-13.69% 23.59%
13.55% -
11.13% -
14.27% -
-2.04% -
- -

Compare Fundraiser Salary in Different Industries within the Retail Trade Sector

The average salaries of fundraisers in two industries in the retail trade sector are shown below. For detailed fundraiser salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Used Merchandise Stores
Miscellaneous Store Retailers

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].


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