Occupational Employment Statistics


DETAILED OCCUPATION DATA

11-2031 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers



Plan, direct, or coordinate activities designed to create or maintain a favorable public image or raise issue awareness for their organization or client; or if engaged in fundraising, plan, direct, or coordinate activities to solicit and maintain funds for special projects or nonprofit organizations.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Mean10th25thMedian75th90th
Northwest Minnesota 7010$45.48/hr$27.95/hr$33.71/hr$44.73/hr$55.37/hr$63.64/hr


IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Manufacturing70$60.65/hr
Trade, Transportation and Utilities80$52.80/hr
Information40$51.58/hr
Financial Activities230$67.76/hr
Professional and Business Services540$54.88/hr
Education and Health Services550$47.88/hr
Leisure and Hospitality80$41.66/hr
Other Services220$43.83/hr
Public Administration80$53.86/hr
 
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA N/A$46.35/hrN/A
Northeast Balance of State 10$47.27/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 10$42.08/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 20$35.43/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 20$46.61/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 30$50.47/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 30$38.58/hr0.0%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 30$47.57/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 40$44.47/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 40$47.93/hr3.7%
St Cloud MN MSA 50$44.21/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 50$42.34/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 70$44.73/hr8.5%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 70$47.67/hrN/A
Southeast Minnesota 90$46.27/hr3.3%
Central Minnesota 110$44.96/hr1.6%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,560$52.96/hr10.7%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,580$52.77/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,880$51.31/hr8.9%


Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Advertising and Promotions Managers 490$57.82/hr7.3%
Fundraisers 1,740$27.83/hr11.0%
Public Relations Specialists 5,360$28.69/hr8.8%
Education Administrators, Postsecondary 2,530$46.72/hr4.5%
First-Line Supervisors/Managers of Non-Retail Sales Workers 3,360$37.82/hr5.4%
Marketing Managers 8,390$64.19/hr8.3%
Labor Relations Specialists 2,490$37.08/hr-5.3%
Training and Development Specialists 6,290$31.18/hr7.7%
Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes 100$21.54/hrN/A
Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists 14,850$33.16/hr20.1%


  • Develop and maintain the company's corporate image and identity, which includes the use of logos and signage.
  • Identify main client groups and audiences, determine the best way to communicate publicity information to them, and develop and implement a communication plan.
  • Facilitate consumer relations or the relationship between parts of the company, such as the managers and employees, or different branch offices.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, government officials, and media representatives and use these relationships to develop new business opportunities.
  • Write interesting and effective press releases, prepare information for media kits, and develop and maintain company internet or intranet web pages.
  • Design and edit promotional publications, such as brochures.
  • Develop and maintain the company's corporate image and identity, which includes the use of logos and signage.
  • Facilitate consumer relations or the relationship between parts of the company, such as the managers and employees, or different branch offices.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, government officials, and media representatives and use these relationships to develop new business opportunities.
  • Manage special events, such as sponsorship of races, parties introducing new products, or other activities the firm supports, to gain public attention through the media without advertising directly.