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Funds Raising Director Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$107,299 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Funds Raising Director is $107,299 a year and $52 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Funds Raising Director is between $75,209 and $133,172. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Directs and coordinates solicitation and disbursement of funds for community social-welfare organization: establishes fund-raising goals according to financial need of agency.
  • Formulates policies for collecting and safeguarding contributions.
  • Initiates public relations program to promote community understanding and support for organization's objectives.
  • Develops schedule for disbursing solicited funds.
  • Issues instructions to volunteer and paid workers regarding solicitations, public relations, and clerical duties.
Funds Raising Director Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Public Relations Specialists

Job family population: 233,730

Estimated population of Funds Raising Director jobs: 3,864

Rate of error: 1.0%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Funds Raising Director Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Associate Director
Jun 6
Wheaton, IL, USA
DuPage Habitat for Humanity
... funding its operation, choosing partner families, constructing or rehabbing homes and ensuring the ... raising and retail operations. * Develops Affiliate policies and procedures for effective and ...
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