Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Lexington-Fayette 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 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$46,620
25th Percentile Wage
$60,490
50th Percentile Wage
$82,120
75th Percentile Wage
$115,340
90th Percentile Wage
$171,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $171,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $82,120. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $46,620.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$22.41
25th Percentile Wage
$29.08
50th Percentile Wage
$39.47
75th Percentile Wage
$55.45
90th Percentile Wage
$82.65

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $82.65. The median hourly salary is $39.47. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $22.41.

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201682,1200.34%20.54%
201581,84010.92%-
201472,900-5.71%-
201377,06015.33%-
201265,250--

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $82,120, Lexington-Fayette is the second highest paying city for public relations and fundraising managers in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Evansville (median annual salary of $84,250). Compared with Evansville, the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Lexington-Fayette is 2.5 percent (2.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Evansville
$84,250
Lexington-Fayette
$82,120
Louisville-Jefferson County
$77,060
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$73,260
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$63,050
Bowling Green
$57,780

See also: Top paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.