Entry-Level City Manager Salary

For Entry-Level City Managers, annual average wages total $67K per year. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Male Entry-Level City Managers are far more common among survey respondents than their female counterparts, who typically comprise less than one-third of the field. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,038 - $123,468
$41K
$67K
$120K
MEDIAN: $66,946
10%
50%
90%

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$14.58 - $40.69
$18
MEDIAN: $17.50
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$41,038 - $123,468  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $21,532  
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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$40,238 - $121,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 73
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$17.50  
   
Overtime
$22.00  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $21,532  
   
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).
)
$40,238 - $121,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Key Stats for City Manager

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
16%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
20%
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Skills That Affect City Manager Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲2%

Budget Management
▲1%

National Average
$69,000

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼11%

Operations Management
▼17%

Microsoft Word
▼21%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
30 %
Male
70 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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