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Entry-Level Social Media Manager Salary

An Entry-Level Social Media Manager earns an average salary of $43,793 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Strategic Marketing and Web Analytics.

$29,938 - $65,267
(Median)
$30K
$44K
$65K
MEDIAN: $43,792
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$9.96 - $24.87
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$29,938 - $65,267  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,774  
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $5,106  
Commission
$-0.50 - $11,836  
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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$25,473 - $64,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,578
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.96 - $24.87  
   
Overtime
$14.84 - $35.05  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,774  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $11,836  
Profit Sharing
$293.61 - $5,106  
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).
)
$25,473 - $64,616  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 556

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Social Media Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Social Media Manager in Atlanta:
"I Wish I Had A Marketing And Journalism Degree."
Be well rounded with full marketing background - not just social media - be well versed in web design and development, email marketing, etc...

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Social Media Manager Salaries


Strategic Marketing
up arrow 12%


Project Management
up arrow 4%

Social Media Optimization
up arrow 3%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 2%

Marketing Communications
0%

National Average
$41,000

Blogging
up arrow 1%

Copywriting
up arrow 1%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
up arrow 4%



up arrow 6%

Web Marketing
up arrow 8%

Graphic Design
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 420 votes.

Gender

Female
66 %
Male
34 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 70% dental benefits Dental: 57%
vision benefits Vision: 44% employee benefits None: 28%