National » Public Relations and Fundraising Managers » Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue

Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary Information in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of public relations and fundraising managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of public relations and fundraising managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue 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 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,320
25th Percentile Wage
$82,930
50th Percentile Wage
$104,660
75th Percentile Wage
$139,530
90th Percentile Wage
$177,590

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $177,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $104,660. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,320.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31.89
25th Percentile Wage
$39.86
50th Percentile Wage
$50.32
75th Percentile Wage
$67.08
90th Percentile Wage
$85.38

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for public relations and fundraising managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $85.38. The median hourly salary is $50.32. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.89.

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
2016104,6605.62%3.28%
201598,7800.08%-
201498,700-2.59%-
2013101,2600.03%-
2012101,230--

Table 3. Compare Public Relations and Fundraising Manager Salary in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $104,660, Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is the second highest paying city for public relations and fundraising managers in state of Washington, following the highest paying city Seattle-Bellevue-Everett (median annual salary of $106,790). Compared with Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, the median annual salary of public relations and fundraising managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is 2.0 percent (2.0%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$106,790
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$104,660
Olympia
$95,840
Tacoma
$94,880
Northwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$90,630
Spokane
$86,340
Bellingham
$84,600
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$84,250
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$76,110

See also: Top paying jobs in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington.