Fundraiser Salary in Sector of Information

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

Average Annual Salary of Fundraisers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,530
25th Percentile Wage
$40,580
50th Percentile Wage
$53,370
75th Percentile Wage
$74,720
90th Percentile Wage
$98,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for fundraisers in the industry sector of information. 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 $98,280. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,370. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid fundraisers is $31,530.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$53,370
5.92% -3.45%
2016
$50,210
1.67% -
2015
$49,370
-8.04% -
2014
$53,340
-2.62% -
2013
$54,740
-0.86% -
2012
$55,210
- -

Compare Fundraiser Salary in Different Industries within the Information Sector

The average salaries of fundraisers in eleven 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 fundraiser occupations is the publishing industries (except internet) industry with an annual salary $58,090. The lowest paying industry is the motion picture and sound recording industries industry (annual salary $43,330). For detailed fundraiser salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Publishing Industries (except Internet)
$58,090
Newspaper, Periodical, Book, and Directory Publishers
$56,840
Software Publishers
$54,600
Television Broadcasting
$54,310
Broadcasting (except Internet)
$52,510
Radio and Television Broadcasting
$52,510
Motion Picture and Video Industries
$50,120
Other Information Services
$49,530
Other Information Services
$49,530
Radio Broadcasting
$49,290
Motion Picture and Sound Recording Industries
$43,330

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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