An average Engagement Manager in the United States can expect to take home roughly $87K annually. The final incomes of Engagement Managers generally vary between $43K and $160K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses, profit sharing, and commissions as high as $30K, $17K, and $51K, respectively. Earnings for this group are mostly affected by the specific employer, followed by geography and tenure. Men working as Engagement Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber women at 51 percent. Medical benefits are awarded to nearly all, and most earn dental coverage. Work is enjoyable for Engagement Managers, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction.

$44,255 - $141,795
$44K
$87K
$140K
MEDIAN: $86,705
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$13.73 - $63.60
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$44,255 - $141,795  
   
Bonus
$1,978 - $29,900  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $16,726  
Commission
$3,878 - $50,830  
Total Pay (?
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$42,915 - $159,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 664
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$13.73 - $63.60  
   
Overtime
$41.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$60K$120K$180K
Bonus
$1,978 - $29,900  
   
Commission
$3,878 - $50,830  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $16,726  
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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$42,915 - $159,944  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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Job Description for Engagement Manager

The engagement manager is a project lead that manages many different projects and ensures cohesion among project teams; their goal is to build productivity and morale. The engagement manager schedules and conducts meetings with both employees and clients to find solutions to conflicts and strengthen partnerships. Often, the engagement manager takes on a consulting role, but they may also be assigned to directly drive projects.

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Engagement Manager Tasks

  • Develops and implements process and procedures to improve operational efficiency.
  • Oversees cross functional work areas targeted to resolve issues raised by customers.
  • Manages the customer service operations, which deals directly with customers and is the first point of contact.
  • Develops, tracks and reports key performance measurements for the unit.

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Popular Employer Salaries for Engagement Manager


Known for taking on a considerable number of Engagement Managers, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED, IMS Health Inc, Syntel, Inc., and Mu Sigma are leading firms in the industry. Engagement Managers seeking a sizable paycheck can earn the most at McKinsey & Company, Inc., where the average salary comes to $225K.

Popular Skills for Engagement Manager


Survey results imply that Engagement Managers deploy a substantial tool kit of skills at work. Most notably, facility with Consulting Management, IT Consulting, and Business Analysis are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 49 percent, 36 percent, and 21 percent, respectively. Those listing Social Media Marketing as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Marketing Communications and Event Planning also typically command lower compensation. Most people experienced in Client Interaction also know Account Management and Program Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Engagement Manager

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


For many Engagement Managers, more experience generally translates to higher pay. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $62K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $95K. After 10 to 20 years, professionals can make it pretty big; the median salary sits in the six-figure neighborhood of $114K. Engagement Managers with more than 20 years of experience report incomes that are only modestly higher; the median for these old hands hovers around $125K.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $88,452

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Engagement Managers will find that Charlotte offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 82 percent. Engagement Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Arlington (+46 percent), San Francisco (+25 percent), Atlanta (+24 percent), and Dallas (+21 percent). Engagement Managers in St. Louis earn salaries far below the national average by 38 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field.

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Key Stats for Engagement Manager

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Engagement Manager Salaries




National Average
$88,000


Skills That Affect Engagement Manager Salaries



Business Analysis
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Data Analysis
up arrow 9%


Budget Management
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National Average
$88,000


Operations Management
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Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 36%

Event Planning
up arrow 42%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 46%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 47%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 86 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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