Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of public relations and fundraising managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$57,640
25th Percentile Wage
$66,800
50th Percentile Wage
$78,130
75th Percentile Wage
$100,240
90th Percentile Wage
$151,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $78,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $57,640.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$27.71
25th Percentile Wage
$32.11
50th Percentile Wage
$37.57
75th Percentile Wage
$48.19
90th Percentile Wage
$72.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $72.75. The median hourly salary is $37.57. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.71.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of public relations and fundraising managers from 2012 to 2016. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201678,130-41.30%27.08%
2015110,4008.84%-
2014100,64043.39%-
201256,970--

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Waterloo-Cedar Falls with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $78,130, Waterloo-Cedar Falls is the second highest paying city for public relations and fundraising managers in state of Iowa, following the highest paying city Cedar Rapids (median annual salary of $90,420). Compared with Cedar Rapids, the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Waterloo-Cedar Falls is 13.6 percent (13.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cedar Rapids
$90,420
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$78,130
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$76,450
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$72,410
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$69,900
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$66,260
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$63,040

See also: Top paying jobs in Waterloo-Cedar Falls, Iowa.