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Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Kentucky

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10.5% Jobs Projection
$78,760 Median Salary
70 Job Openings

You’re in luck! Jobs for Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Kentucky are projected to grow and these jobs tend to pay higher than average.

  • Projected employment for Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Kentucky is growing faster than average.

  • Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in Kentucky earn higher salaries than the typical U.S. wage earner.

How Many Public Relations and Fundraising Managers Work in Kentucky?

In Kentucky, there were 510 people working as Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in the year 2018.

There were 530 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers employed in this state in 2017.

That’s a decline of 20 jobs between 2017 and 2018.

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in KY Employment Trend

The typical state has 890 Public Relations and Fundraising Managers working in it, which means Kentucky has fewer Public Relations and Fundraising Managers than average.

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in KY vs. the Average State

Job Projections for Kentucky

Jobs for Public Relations and Fundraising Managers in this state are growing at a rate of 10.5% which is faster than the nationwide estimated projection of 10.3%.

Job Projections for Public Relations and Fundraising Managers: Nation vs. KY

Kentucky Annual Job Openings

The BLS is projecting 70 annual Public Relations and Fundraising Managers job openings in Kentucky, and 840 total jobs in the year 2026.

Nationwide, the prediction is 6,900 annual jobs and 81,100 total jobs in 2026.

What do Public Relations and Fundraising Managers Make in Kentucky?

In 2018 wages for Public Relations and Fundraising Managers ranged from $44,290 to $136,390 with $78,760 being the median annual salary.

Broken down to an hourly rate, workers in this field made anywhere from $21.29 to $65.57. The median hourly rate was $37.86.

Workers in this field were paid a median of $37.06 an hour in 2017.

The hourly rate grew by $0.80.

The median salary in Kentucky is higher than the nationwide median salary.

Public Relations and Fundraising Managers Earnings: KY vs. National Average

Top Kentucky Metros for Public Relations and Fundraising Managers

The table below shows some of the metros in this state with the most Public Relations and Fundraising Managers.

Metro Number Employed Annual Median Salary
Cincinnati, OH-KY-IN 450 $99,340
Louisville/Jefferson County, KY-IN 220 $81,820
Lexington-Fayette, KY 110 $98,590
Evansville, IN-KY 40 $59,810

Top States for Public Relations and Fundraising Managers Employment

View the list below to see where most Public Relations and Fundraising Managers work.

State Number Employed Annual Median Salary
California 8,330 $126,720
New York 6,190 $149,400
District of Columbia 5,390 $164,250
Illinois 5,160 $104,070
Massachusetts 5,090 $114,310
Texas 4,680 $110,150
Washington 2,170 $119,590
Florida 2,050 $95,830
New Jersey 1,950 $137,140
Ohio 1,940 $102,320
Minnesota 1,880 $104,690
Maryland 1,720 $113,010
Georgia 1,680 $105,500
Pennsylvania 1,620 $112,910
Michigan 1,400 $108,970
Arizona 1,350 $88,550
Oregon 1,330 $86,330
North Carolina 1,260 $112,290
Colorado 1,240 $128,330
Indiana 1,050 $89,720

Below are the states where Public Relations and Fundraising Managers get paid the most:

State Annual Median Salary
District of Columbia $164,250
New York $149,400
Virginia $146,400
Rhode Island $140,060
New Jersey $137,140
Colorado $128,330
California $126,720
Washington $119,590
Delaware $115,140
Massachusetts $114,310

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