Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Sector of Information

The salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in the industry sector of information are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare public relations and fundraising manager salaries in different industries within the information sector.

Average Annual Salary of Public Relations and Fundraising Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,370
25th Percentile Wage
$95,620
50th Percentile Wage
$133,870
75th Percentile Wage
$184,840
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in the industry sector of information. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) public relations and fundraising managers is $184,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $133,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid public relations and fundraising managers is $68,370.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of public relations and fundraising managers in the industry sector of information from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$133,870
0.87% 10.38%
2016
$132,700
5.00% -
2015
$126,060
1.02% -
2014
$124,770
3.13% -
2013
$120,860
0.73% -
2012
$119,980
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Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of public relations and fundraising managers in 18 industries in the information sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for public relations and fundraising manager occupations is the wireless telecommunications carriers (except satellite) industry with an annual salary $161,430. The lowest paying industry is the radio broadcasting industry (annual salary $86,660). For detailed public relations and fundraising manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Wireless Telecommunications Carriers (except Satellite)
$161,430
Telecommunications
$146,530
Cable and Other Subscription Programming
$145,550
Software Publishers
$142,040
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$135,510
Other Information Services
$135,280
Other Information Services
$135,280
Wired Telecommunications Carriers
$130,660
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$129,600
Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
$129,600
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$126,380
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$124,960
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$120,270
Television Broadcasting
$100,460
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$96,560
Newspaper Publishers
$94,670
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$92,830
Radio Broadcasting
$86,660

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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