Entry-Level Social Media Manager Salary

An Entry-Level Social Media Manager earns an average salary of $44,395 per year. A skill in Strategy is associated with high pay for this job.

$30,487 - $65,882
$30K
$45K
$66K
MEDIAN: $45,220
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$10.07 - $25.42
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$25
MEDIAN: $15.23
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$0$65K
Salary $30,487 - $65,882
Bonus $0.00 - $6,714
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,068
Commission $3,250
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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$25,778 - $65,207
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,296
Hourly Data $0$35
Hourly Rate $10.07 - $25.42
Hourly Tips $0.46
Overtime $14.41 - $35.68
Annual Data $0$65K
Bonus $0.00 - $6,714
Commission $3,250
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $5,068
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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$25,778 - $65,207
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 542

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Social Media Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,982

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Social Media Manager Advice

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

Social Media Manager in Salt Lake City:
"Gain as much experience as possible, before you start."
Learn everything you can about social media. If you aren't coordinating that role yet, find ways to support your organization's efforts, or reach out to a local non-profit organization to see if you can help coordinate some of their social media elements. Be up-to-date on traditional media as well, since the two are very closely tied together.

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...

Key Stats for Social Media Manager

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 281 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
16%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Social Media Manager Salaries

▲11%





National Average
$42,000


Social Media Optimization
▼1%

Copywriting
▼1%

Marketing Communications
▼1%


▼6%

▼6%




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 281 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 51%
vision benefits
Vision: 45%
no benefits
None: 35%
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