Salary & Benefits Survey

Each year, Philanthropy New York partners with the Council on Foundations to conduct a salary survey of New York City-metro area foundations. The survey collects data on compensation and benefits costs across community, private, and public foundations, and includes the median, mean and range of salaries by position, and within position by asset range.

Survey participants also have access to the salary databank through an online benchmarking tool: If you participated in the survey and need your login information, please contact the Council on Foundations (