Mid-Career City Managers take home an average $82K annually. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. Male Mid-Career City Managers are just a bit more common among those who completed the questionnaire than females ones, with male workers composing 58 percent of the field. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$59,343 - $152,605
$59K
$82K
$150K
MEDIAN: $81,964
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Salary
$59,343 - $152,605  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,134  
Profit Sharing
$250.00  
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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$54,319 - $152,051  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 89

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Key Stats for City Manager

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
5-9 years
60%
10-19 years
40%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect City Manager Salaries

National Average
$83,000

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

Budget Management
up arrow 15%

Operations Management
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 3%
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