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Director Major or Capital Gifts Salary
in Alabama, United States

$88,183 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Major or Capital Gifts is $88,183 a year and $42 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Director Major or Capital Gifts is between $61,990 and $109,447. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Alabama, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Plans, organizes, directs, and coordinates ongoing and special project funding programs for museum, zoo, public broadcasting station, or similar institution: prepares statement of planned activities and enlists support from members of institution staff and volunteer organizations.
  • Develops public relations materials to enhance institution image and promote fund raising program.
  • Identifies potential contributors to special project funds and supporters of institution ongoing operations through examination of past records, individual and corporate contracts, and knowledge of community.
  • Plans and coordinates fund drives for special projects.
  • Assigns responsibilities for personal solicitation to members of staff, volunteer organizations, and governing body according to special interests or capabilities.
  • Organizes direct mail campaign to reach other potential contributors.
  • Plans and coordinates benefit events, such as banquets, balls, or auctions.
  • Organizes solicitation drives for pledges of ongoing support from individuals, corporations, and foundations.
  • Informs potential contributors of special needs of institution, and encourages individuals, corporations, and foundations to establish or contribute to special funds through endowments, trusts, donations of gifts-in-kind, or bequests, conferring with attorneys to establish methods of transferring funds to benefit both donors and institution.
  • Researches public and private grant agencies and foundations to identify other sources of funding for research, community service, or other projects.
Director Major or Capital Gifts Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Public Relations Specialists

Job family population: 233,730

Estimated population of Director Major or Capital Gifts jobs: 4,873

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Director Major or Capital Gifts Job Listings for Alabama, United States

Executive Director
Feb 22
Birmingham, AL, USA
Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation
Since then, the 1902 OCAF Art Center has become a major hub of the Oconee County, Athens-Clarke ... OCAF is currently in the completion phase of a $1.8 million capital campaign to renovate all ...
Engineering Co-op
Mar 11
Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
Plans and executes capital improvements resulting from these projects. * Support quality ... Monitor plant raw material utilization and performance as directed by bill of material ...
Maintenance Engineer
Feb 4
Tuscaloosa, AL, USA
Lead a Root Cause Analysis for each major equipment-related lost time event and develop and execute ... Scope and develop capital needs for the Maintenance department * Develop and quantify financial and ...
Coordinator of Community Engagement
Jan 27
Birmingham, United States
Children's of Alabama
This role reports to the Director of Development. Job Duties and Responsibilities * Foster ... Coordinate stewardship and donor cultivation efforts for Major Gifts and Annual Giving team
Senior Manufacturing Engineer - Additive Manufacturing TANNER, AL
Mar 14
Tanner, United States
Carpenter Technology Corporation
... DUTIES Direct the upgrade, rebuild, installation and start-up of process equipment. Provides ... Lead the analysis of key process measures and determine major issues and their root causes and ...
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