The average salary for a Social Media Manager is £25,287 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Marketing Communications and Web Content Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

£16,663 - £37,229
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£25K
£37K
MEDIAN: £25,287
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£5.94 - £19.82
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MEDIAN: £9.83
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£13K£26K£39K
Salary
£16,663 - £37,229  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,829  
Profit Sharing
£0.00  
Total Pay (?
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£15,761 - £38,553  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 269
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£5.94 - £19.82  
   
Overtime
£6.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,829  
   
Profit Sharing
£0.00  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£15,761 - £38,553  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 33
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Q: What is it like working as a Social Media Manager?

Social Media Manager in London:
`"$Social Media Job review."`
Pros: Researching; Gaining popularity for company; Gaining public, awareness, office conditions.
Cons: The management; stress level; the ego; culture; pay.

Social Media Manager in London:
`"$Social Media Manager - Spending The Day On Facebook"`
Pros: It's fun, spending time on the internet, trolling.
Cons: It's spending time on the internet, trolling with an MSCi degree.

Social Media Manager in Manchester:
`"$Good, interesting and ever-evolving "`
Pros: Working autonomously and engaging with current trends and technologies
Cons: Working in my own, the workload can be high and I have no help.

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Key Stats for Social Media Manager

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Social Media Manager Salaries

▲20%

Experienced
▲19%

National Average
₤25,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Social Media Manager Salaries

Marketing Communications
▲19%

Web Content Management
▲15%

Project Management
▲7%

Content Management
▲5%



▲1%


National Average
₤25,000

Video Editing
▼1%


Online Marketing
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
2%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 21%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 72%
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