Content Manager with Editing Skills Salary

For Content Managers with Editing skills, annual average wages total $51K per year. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — one-fourth lack coverage. On the flip side, a fair number have medical insurance and the greater part receive dental plans. Most Content Managers with Editing skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$35,593 - $79,802
$36K
$51K
$80K
MEDIAN: $50,910
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$12.07 - $33.22
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$33
MEDIAN: $19.69
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$35,593 - $79,802  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,101  
Profit Sharing
$1,300  
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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$32,893 - $79,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 255
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$20$40$60
Hourly Rate
$12.07 - $33.22  
   
Overtime
$7.38 - $60.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,101  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,300  
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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$32,893 - $79,552  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 48

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Pay by Experience Level for Content Manager

Pay by Experience for a Content Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Content Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 196 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Content Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 99 salaries. An experienced Content Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 46 salaries. A Content Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $94,000 based on 9 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,241

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Content Managers with Editing skills, busy Seattle offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 29 percent above the national average. Content Managers with Editing skills will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+24 percent), San Francisco (+24 percent), San Diego (+19 percent), and New York (+18 percent). Content Managers with Editing skills in Salt Lake City make 28 percent less than the national average, proving that location is a major factor in pay. Denver and Austin are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 25 percent lower and 20 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Content Manager

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%
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Experience Affects Content Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲87%

Experienced
▲39%

▲17%

National Average
$50,000

▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 59 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 51%
no benefits
None: 24%
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