Social Media Analyst Salary

A Social Media Analyst earns an average salary of $46,213 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$33,940 - $64,817
$34K
$47K
$65K
MEDIAN: $47,201
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$10.77 - $33.10
$11
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$33
MEDIAN: $17.48
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$33,940 - $64,817  
   
Bonus
$199.56 - $8,877  
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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$30,404 - $68,041  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 131
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$10.77 - $33.10  
   
Overtime
$26.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$199.56 - $8,877  
   
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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$30,404 - $68,041  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 36

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Job Description for Social Media Analyst

Companies today have to carefully craft and maintain their online brand presence, and this kind of work usually is performed by a social media analyst who is highly skilled in online communication. This job requires a person who is adept at search engine optimization (SEO) and able to maintain a consistent, positive image across the spectrum of current and emerging social media platforms. Social media analysts must gather data to formulate and execute methods of brand maintenance across the wide variety of social media platforms. Other common functions include finding creative ways of using social media to engage the target audience, increasing brand visibility, and devising new ways to increase sales via new social platforms. They also communicate with individuals across the organization to determine their social media needs.

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Social Media Analyst Tasks

  • Collect, structure, and store information from social media in databases, including appropriate metadata.
  • Write copy and produce content for social media platforms within organizational guidelines.
  • Define key variables to track and understand brand and customer perceptions and behavior.
  • Create and interpret reports on current state of the field, gaps, and opportunities.
  • Apply statistical techniques to extract business-relevant findings and make strategic recommendations.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,408

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Key Stats for Social Media Analyst

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
2%
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Experience Affects Social Media Analyst Salaries

▲19%

National Average
$46,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Social Media Analyst Salaries



National Average
$46,000

Microsoft Excel
▼2%

Data Analysis
▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.

Gender

Female
58 %
Male
42 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 23%
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