Occupational Employment Statistics


13-1131 Fundraisers

Organize activities to raise funds or otherwise solicit and gather monetary donations or other gifts for an organization. May design and produce promotional materials. May also raise awareness of the organization’s work, goals, and financial needs.

Geography EmploymentEmp SE*Percentiles
Northwest Minnesota 8010$26.04/hr$11.81/hr$17.91/hr$25.53/hr$30.45/hr$43.94/hr

IndustryOES Employment (Statewide)OES Median Wage (Statewide)
Trade, Transportation and UtilitiesN/AN/A
Financial Activities10$37.28/hr
Professional and Business Services90$28.58/hr
Education and Health Services980$30.25/hr
Leisure and Hospitality110$26.43/hr
Other Services720$22.80/hr
Public Administration10$23.62/hr
Geography EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Northeast Balance of State 20$17.40/hrN/A
Grand Forks ND-MN MSA 30$33.23/hrN/A
Mankato-North Mankato MN MSA 30$29.40/hrN/A
La Crosse WI-MN MSA 40$26.49/hrN/A
Southwest Balance of State 40$20.70/hrN/A
Rochester MN MSA 50$24.14/hrN/A
Southwest Minnesota 60$26.55/hr10.0%
St Cloud MN MSA 60$28.40/hrN/A
Northwest Minnesota 80$25.53/hr3.7%
Duluth MN-WI MSA 80$28.14/hrN/A
Northwest Balance of State 80$20.22/hrN/A
Southeast Balance of State 80$25.94/hrN/A
Northeast Minnesota 100$26.61/hr10.1%
Southeast Minnesota 130$25.52/hr2.6%
Central Minnesota 140$27.46/hr6.6%
Fargo ND-MN MSA 140$28.11/hrN/A
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 1,460$28.25/hr14.4%
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington MN-WI MSA 1,540$27.98/hrN/A
Minnesota 1,990$27.64/hr11.0%

Occupations EmploymentMedian WageProjections
% Change 2016-2026
Securities, Commodities, and Financial Services Sales Agents 9,240$41.58/hr4.0%
First-Line Supervisors of Non-Retail Sales Workers 3,470$39.36/hr5.4%
Agents and Business Managers of Artists, Performers, and Athletes 200$23.55/hr8.0%
Advertising Sales Agents 2,500$22.82/hr-4.5%
Sales Managers 10,700$59.21/hr6.1%
Loan Officers 8,550$35.96/hr8.1%
First-Line Supervisors of Office and Administrative Support Workers 21,470$29.47/hr1.6%
Compensation and Benefits Managers N/A$52.58/hr6.1%
Public Relations Specialists 5,780$29.10/hr8.8%
Advertising and Promotions Managers 390$56.30/hr7.3%

  • Direct or supervise fundraising staff, including volunteer staff members.
  • Write and send letters of thanks to donors.
  • Identify and build relationships with potential donors.
  • Create or update donor databases.
  • Secure commitments of participation or donation from individuals or corporate donors.
  • Secure commitments of participation or donation from individuals or corporate donors.
  • Explain the tax advantages of contributions to potential donors.
  • Monitor progress of fundraising drives.
  • Monitor progress of fundraising drives.
  • Write and send letters of thanks to donors.