Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$69,680
25th Percentile Wage
$82,640
50th Percentile Wage
$106,550
75th Percentile Wage
$145,970
90th Percentile Wage
$187,350

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $187,350. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $106,550. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $69,680.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.50
25th Percentile Wage
$39.72
50th Percentile Wage
$51.22
75th Percentile Wage
$70.18
90th Percentile Wage
$90.07

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $90.07. The median hourly salary is $51.22. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.50.

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
2016106,5505.88%10.75%
2015100,280-4.24%-
2014104,5300.39%-
2013104,1208.66%-
201295,100--

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Raleigh-Cary with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $106,550 in Raleigh-Cary is in the middle of salary range for public relations and fundraising managers in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Raleigh-Cary is 19.0 percent (19.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Durham-Chapel Hill and 31.2 percent (31.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area.

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 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina.