Major Gifts Manager Salary in Chicago, Illinois

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Average Salary for Major Gifts Manager in Chicago, Illinois

The average salary of a(n) Major Gifts Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $80,106.

The average hourly rate of a(n) Major Gifts Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $38.51.

The average bonus of a(n) Major Gifts Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $6,809.00.

Job Description:

Manages a major gifts program, to include identifying, cultivating, and soliciting major gift donors with an annual expectation of gift income productivity. Identifies potential major gift donors. Manages a portfolio of prospects and oversees a stewardship portfolio of current donors. Maintains campaign files and donor records. Devises, recommends, and executes cultivation and solicitation strategies, including strategies to generate higher levels of giving. Writes effective solicitation appeals, acknowledgment letters, donor reports, and other materials for fundraising purposes. Collaborates with volunteers and staff as required. Plans and implements marketing strategies and marketing campaigns for major gift donor recognition. Achieves specific annual fundraising and activity goals. Maintains working knowledge and current information on fundraising and tax implications of charitable giving. Less

Manages a major gifts program, to include identifying, cultivating, and soliciting major gift donors with an annual expectation of gift income productivity. Identifies potential major gift donors. Manages a portfolio of prospects and oversees a stewardship portfolio of current donors.... More

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