April 20, 2014
Fundraising 'Arms Race’ Triggers Big Pay Deals
Pressure to raise more money pushes some salaries above $500,000—and pay can rise 20% with each job change.
Editor's note: This article has been corrected to reflect inaccurate reporting about the salary of Karen Kress, of Yellowstone Park Foundation.
Seeking donations for charity has become a lucrative job for many of the nation’s top-tier fundraisers, with dozens taking home more than $500,000—and at least two topping the $1-million mark.
Big bonuses more than doubled the earnings of some top