Entry-Level City Manager Salary

Entry-Level City Managers pull down an average of $68K annually. More than half of Entry-Level City Managers (64 percent) survey respondents are men. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level City Managers is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,829 - $117,447
$42K
$68K
$120K
MEDIAN: $67,611
10%
50%
90%

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$14.74 - $40.00
$20
MEDIAN: $20.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$41,829 - $117,447  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,000  
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$40,790 - $117,058  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 84
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$20.00  
   
Overtime
$22.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $16,000  
   
Profit Sharing
$500  
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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$40,790 - $117,058  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Key Stats for City Manager

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
21%
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Skills That Affect City Manager Salaries

National Average
$69,000

Budget Management
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼7%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼11%

Operations Management
▼17%

Microsoft Excel
▼20%

Microsoft Word
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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