Communications Managers with Web Content Management skills can expect to earn an average of $54K annually. With some bonuses approaching $10K and certain profit sharing proceeds approaching $6K, overall incomes of Communications Managers with Web Content Management skills spread between $36K and $87K depending on individual performance. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Female Communications Managers with Web Content Management skills make up most of the survey respondents at 76 percent. The majority of Communications Managers with Web Content Management skills claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$38,340 - $83,900
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MEDIAN: $54,055
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$12.41 - $30.57
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$38,340 - $83,900  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,183  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,128  
Total Pay (?
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$36,070 - $86,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 411
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$12.41 - $30.57  
   
Overtime
$0.00 - $35.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,183  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $6,128  
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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$36,070 - $86,808  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 42
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Pay by Experience Level for Communications Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. Those who have worked for fewer than five years take home a median salary of $46K, and workers with five to 10 years of experience earn a higher $55K on average. Communications Managers with Web Content Management skills bring in $70K after working for 10 to 20 years. People who have worked for more than 20 years report a median income of $80K, which is barely higher than the median for folks with 10 to 20 years of experience.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $53,153

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For Communications Managers with Web Content Management skills, busy Pittsburgh offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 41 percent above the national average. Communications Managers with Web Content Management skills can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Baltimore (+30 percent), Atlanta (+24 percent), Dallas (+17 percent), and Chicago (+14 percent). Philadelphia ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 17 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Portland and San Francisco (16 percent lower).

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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 78 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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