Experienced Content Strategist Salary

Median pay for Experienced Content Strategists is around $89K annually. For the most part, Experienced Content Strategists enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Most Experienced Content Strategists survey respondents are women (76 percent). Nearly all report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect vision insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$59,342 - $143,985
$59K
$89K
$140K
MEDIAN: $89,477
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50%
90%

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$45.82 - $66.81
$58
MEDIAN: $57.50
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$59,342 - $143,985  
   
Bonus
$1,021 - $29,933  
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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$58,987 - $151,855  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 110
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$50$100$150
Hourly Rate
$57.50  
   
Overtime
$120.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,021 - $29,933  
   
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).
)
$58,987 - $151,855  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $94,338

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For Experienced Content Strategists, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 44 percent above the national average. Experienced Content Strategists will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+39 percent) and Seattle (+12 percent). The smallest paychecks in the market, 15 percent south of the national average, can be found in Minneapolis. Two other places where employers offer below-median salaries are Chicago (12 percent less) and Atlanta (9 percent less).

Key Stats for Content Strategist

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
10-19 years
87%
20 years or more
13%
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Skills That Affect Content Strategist Salaries

Strategy
▲19%

Editing
▲3%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▲1%

Information Architecture
▲1%

Strategy Development
▲1%

National Average
$94,000

Web Content Management
▼3%

Content Management
▼6%

Strategic Marketing
▼6%

Project Management
▼13%

Copywriting
▼14%

Marketing Communications
▼17%

Social Media Marketing
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 79%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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