Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of public relations and fundraising managers in Durham-Chapel Hill 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 Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$83,110
25th Percentile Wage
$103,960
50th Percentile Wage
$131,590
75th Percentile Wage
$173,830
90th Percentile Wage
$181,930

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $181,930. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $131,590. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $83,110.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$39.96
25th Percentile Wage
$49.98
50th Percentile Wage
$63.26
75th Percentile Wage
$83.57
90th Percentile Wage
$87.47

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $87.47. The median hourly salary is $63.26. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $39.96.

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
2016131,5908.92%20.50%
2015119,850-7.57%-
2014128,92010.68%-
2013115,1509.15%-
2012104,610--

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Durham-Chapel Hill with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $131,590, Durham-Chapel Hill is the highest paying city for public relations and fundraising managers in state of North Carolina, followed by Winston-Salem (median annual salary $120,880). In comparison, the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Durham-Chapel Hill is 8.1 percent (8.1%) higher than that in Winston-Salem.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$131,590
Winston-Salem
$120,880
Raleigh-Cary
$106,550
Greensboro-High Point
$106,200
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$89,450
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$85,730
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$73,300

See also: Top paying jobs in Durham-Chapel Hill, North Carolina.