Content Management Director Salary

Content Management Directors in the United States are often veterans in their line of work, with just below three-fifths bringing more than 10 years of experience to the table. Salaries slide in at $99K per year on average but can range from $44K to $141K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Roughly a fifth of professionals in this line of work do not receive benefits; however, a fair number report medical coverage and roughly one-half claim dental coverage as well. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Most Content Management Directors survey respondents are women (79 percent). This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$43,731 - $137,749
$44K
$99K
$140K
MEDIAN: $99,181
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Salary $43,731 - $137,749
Bonus $13,500
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$44,309 - $141,314
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 25

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Job Description for Content Management Director

  • Create and oversee content, including marketing and communications deliverables.
  • Research and analyze content strategies to align with organization changes and direction.
  • Oversee staff, schedules, and budgets, including assigning resources to projects.
  • Develop and implement content strategies for increasing and focusing the presence of an organization.

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Pay by Experience Level for Content Management Director

Pay by Experience for a Content Management Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Content Management Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $65,000 based on 12 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Content Management Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $76,000 based on 12 salaries. An experienced Content Management Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $130,000 based on 19 salaries. A Content Management Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $98,000 based on 6 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working as a Content Management Director?

Content Management Director in Tulsa:
"Get clear guidlines on your EXACT role."
The biggest challenge I have faced in this role is defining it concretely to ensure expectations are well met on all sides. This is a position that encompasses many areas of focus from people management, journalism, and research to digital media and marketing. Demand a clear job description up front and stick to it!

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Key Stats for Content Management Director

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
7%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Content Management Director Salaries

Experienced
▲31%

National Average
$99,000

Late-Career
▼1%

Mid-Career
▼23%

Entry-Level
▼34%

Skills That Affect Content Management Director Salaries

Content Management
▲38%

National Average
$99,000

People Management
▼19%

Editing
▼44%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 4 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
48%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 50%
vision benefits
Vision: 46%
no benefits
None: 21%
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