The average salary for a Social Media Manager is £25,331 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Web Content Management and Marketing Communications. 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.

£16,769 - £37,425
(Median)
£17K
£25K
£37K
MEDIAN: £25,331
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£5.90 - £15.10
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MEDIAN: £9.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£13K£26K£39K
Salary
£16,769 - £37,425  
   
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,865  
Profit Sharing
£0.00  
Total Pay (?
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£15,809 - £38,160  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 281
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£5.90 - £15.10  
   
Overtime
£6.13  
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£0.00 - £4,865  
   
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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£15,809 - £38,160  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £25,070

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Social Media Manager Reviews

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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Experience Affects Social Media Manager Salaries


Experienced
up arrow 21%

National Average
₤25,000


Skills That Affect Social Media Manager Salaries

Web Content Management
up arrow 16%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 12%

Project Management
up arrow 8%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 1%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 1%

Social Media Marketing
0%

Content Management
0%

Video Editing
0%

National Average
₤25,000

Copywriting
up arrow 1%

Email Marketing
up arrow 3%

Online Marketing
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 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: 23%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
medical benefits
Vision: 10%
dental benefits
None: 71%
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