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Funds Development Director Salary
in Alabama, United States

$88,183 (USD)

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Last updated: March 21, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Funds Development Director is $88,183 a year and $42 an hour in Alabama, United States. The average salary range for a Funds Development Director is between $61,990 and $109,447. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Funds Development Director. 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.
Funds Development Director Job Prevalence in Alabama, United States

Job family: Public Relations Specialists

Job family population: 233,730

Estimated population of Funds Development Director jobs: 4,873

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Funds Development Director Job Listings for Alabama, United States

McCoy Adult Day Care Executive Director
Mar 20
Birmingham, AL, USA
Tate & Associates, LLC
The Executive Director is responsible for the efficient operations and overall management and ... raising funds through marketing plans and fundraising goals. Leads the development of financial ...
Executive Director
Feb 22
Birmingham, AL, USA
Oconee Cultural Arts Foundation
Funding from memberships, sponsorships, individual and corporate donors, grants and the efforts of ... development, programming, marketing, community engagement and staff and volunteer management ...
Qualified Developmental Disability Professional (QDDP)
Feb 12
Montgomery, AL, USA
Montgomery Arc
... being of residents; development, communication and continuity of medical, personal, and ... to federal and state requirements, funding sources and MARC policies and procedures
Budget Analyst
Jan 28
Huntsville, AL, USA
U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command
Provides advice and assistance to managers in the development of budget requests and related ... for direct and reimbursable funding in the GEFBS financial database. Review and analyzes program ...
Coordinator of Community Engagement
Jan 27
Birmingham, United States
Children's of Alabama
... funds for the mission of Children's of Alabama, especially supporting the philanthropic energies of patient families and community partners. This role reports to the Director of Development. Job ...
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