Get a Salary Report for



- Compare Your Salary
- Evaluate a Job Offer


- Price a New Hire
- Give a Raise



- Benchmark Jobs
- Create a Comp Plan

Campaign Manager Salary (United States)

Just below three-fifths of Campaign Managers report less than five years' experience, making for a field full of relatively fresh workers who earn around $54K per year on average. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a solid majority collect dental insurance. Women account for the majority of Campaign Managers — 60 percent to be exact. Work is enjoyable for Campaign Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
Campaign Manager Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$34,300 - $81,359
(Median)
34K
44K
54K
69K
81K
MEDIAN: $54,094
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px
Campaign Manager Salary (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$9.00 - $75.00
(Median)
9
34
75
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$34,300 - $81,359  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,530  
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).
)
$34,053 - $85,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 355
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$9.00 - $75.00  
   
Overtime
$5.14 - $52.77  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,530  
   
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).
)
$34,053 - $85,873  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 19
Is Campaign Manager your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
Years in Field/Career:
United States (change)

Job Description for Campaign Manager

When most people think of campaign managers, they think of the individuals who run high-level political campaigns. However, almost every company that runs large-scale advertising promotions campaigns hires this type of manager as well. In both types of positions, campaign managers works to develop, plan, coordinate, and execute large-scale initiatives. The manager also monitors their effectiveness through data collection and works to adjust the campaign as needed.
Read More...
Campaign Manager Tasks
  • Assist with advertising, marketing, contests and promotions.
  • Develop campaign plans with input from team members.
  • Manage campaign budget and ensure spending is the appropriate amount for each area.
  • Coordinate completion of defined campaign activities.
  • Test new marketing technologies and strategies for their campaign areas.

Campaign Manager Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location

Popular Skills for Campaign Manager

Survey respondents exploit a significant toolbox of skills in their work. Most notably, facility with Email Marketing, Strategic Marketing, and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 36 percent, 21 percent, and 17 percent, respectively. Those listing Fundraising as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Event Management and Customer Relationship Management also typically command lower compensation. Those proficient in Data Analysis are, more often than not, also skilled in Advertising.

Pay Difference By Location

Washington
up arrow 26%
Chicago
up arrow 6%
Dallas
up arrow 3%
National Average
$56,000
up arrow 1%
Denver
up arrow 2%
Los Angeles
up arrow 6%
Boston
up arrow 17%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Home to some of the best pay for Campaign Managers, Washington offers exceptional salaries, 26 percent above the national average. Campaign Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like San Francisco (+21 percent), New York (+8 percent), Chicago (+6 percent), and Dallas (+3 percent). Trailing the national average by 17 percent, Boston is the market with the smallest paychecks. Employers pay around 6 percent less in Los Angeles and 2 percent less in Denver, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Related Job Salaries

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -

Experience Affects Campaign Manager Salaries

National Average
$56,000

Skills That Affect Campaign Manager Salaries

Email Marketing
up arrow 36%
Strategic Marketing
up arrow 21%
Marketing Communications
up arrow 17%
Marketing Management
up arrow 13%
Account Management
up arrow 7%
People Management
up arrow 3%
Client Interaction
0%
National Average
$56,000
Operations Management
up arrow 3%
Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 4%
Event Management
up arrow 15%
Fundraising
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied Image
Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5 based on 69 votes.

Gender

Female
60%
female alumni
 
Male
40%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 12%