Content Manager with Editing Skills Salary

Content Managers with Editing skills pull down an average of $51K per year. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. For the most part, Content Managers with Editing skills enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Female Content Managers with Editing skills survey participants are more prevalent than men — 69 percent of professionals. While slightly more than a fifth report receiving no health benefits, a fair number do receive medical coverage, and a majority have dental, as well. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$34,554 - $79,803
$35K
$51K
$80K
MEDIAN: $50,649
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$12.05 - $30.60
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$31
MEDIAN: $18.16
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$34,554 - $79,803  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,850  
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$31,176 - $80,179  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 259
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$12.05 - $30.60  
   
Overtime
$0.30 - $72.72  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,850  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,000  
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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$31,176 - $80,179  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 47

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Pay by Experience Level for Content Manager

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


Experience is an important factor influencing the compensation of Content Managers with Editing skills. Survey participants with less than five years' experience pocket $44K on average, but those with five to 10 years of experience enjoy a much bigger median of $60K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $71K in this role. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $91K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,674

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, 35 percent above the national average. Content Managers with Editing skills will also find cushy salaries in Washington (+29 percent), San Francisco (+26 percent), San Diego (+21 percent), and Chicago (+21 percent). Content Managers with Editing skills in Salt Lake City earn salaries far below the national average by 27 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. Workers in Denver and Austin earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (24 percent less and 19 percent less, respectively).

Key Stats for Content Manager

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Content Manager Salaries

Late-Career
▲83%

Experienced
▲43%

▲21%

National Average
$50,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 57 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 77%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 22%
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