Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Knoxville, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Knoxville, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of public relations and fundraising managers in Knoxville 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 Knoxville, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$45,570
25th Percentile Wage
$59,560
50th Percentile Wage
$94,160
75th Percentile Wage
$148,560
90th Percentile Wage
$180,570

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Knoxville, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $180,570. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $94,160. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,570.

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
$94,160
31.77% 13.83%
2016
$64,250
8.34% -
2015
$58,890
-7.35% -
2014
$63,220
-1.17% -
2013
$63,960
-26.86% -
2012
$81,140
- -

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Knoxville with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $94,160, Knoxville is the second highest paying city for public relations and fundraising managers in state of Tennessee, following the highest paying city Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin (median annual salary of $101,730). Compared with Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin, the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Knoxville is 7.4 percent (7.4%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$101,730
Knoxville
$94,160
Chattanooga
$85,560
Memphis
$83,340
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$78,140
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$69,670
Jackson
$66,400
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$49,280



See also: Top paying jobs in Knoxville, Tennessee.