Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Columbus, Ohio are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Columbus is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Columbus, Ohio

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,520
25th Percentile Wage
$83,230
50th Percentile Wage
$106,500
75th Percentile Wage
$146,100
90th Percentile Wage
$203,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $203,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $106,500. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,520.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of public relations and fundraising managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$106,500
5.48% 2.70%
2016
$100,660
2.69% -
2015
$97,950
2.09% -
2014
$95,900
-5.79% -
2013
$101,450
-2.14% -
2012
$103,620
- -

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $106,500, Columbus is the highest paying city for public relations and fundraising managers in state of Ohio, followed by Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor (median annual salary $105,480). In comparison, the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Columbus is 1.0 percent (1.0%) higher than that in Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Columbus
$106,500
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$105,480
Dayton
$100,470
Cincinnati-Middletown
$98,150
Akron
$97,920
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$97,140
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$89,970
Toledo
$89,240
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$88,640
Canton-Massillon
$79,240



See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.