The average pay for an Entry-Level Social Media Manager is AU$55,677 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Strategy and Content Management.

AU$39,009 - AU$77,886
AU$39K
AU$55K
AU$78K
MEDIAN: AU$55,169
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AU$17.61 - AU$41.62
AU$18
AU$24
AU$42
MEDIAN: AU$24.26
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AU$0AU$80K
Salary AU$39,009 - AU$77,886
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,353
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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AU$38,484 - AU$80,260
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 180
Hourly Data AU$0AU$41
Hourly Rate AU$17.61 - AU$41.62
Overtime AU$15.00
Annual Data AU$0AU$80K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$7,353
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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AU$38,484 - AU$80,260
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 85

Job Description for Social Media Manager

Social media managers are responsible for facilitating social media tasks and communicating with customers and vendors to manage social media pages, profiles, and sites. They also use personal computers to write company statements and respond to questions, concerns, and inquiries.

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Social Media Manager Tasks

  • Develop and execute the corporate social media strategy.
  • Monitor Web 2.0 activities across departments and geographies, guiding participants on integration and best practices while encouraging successful participation.
  • Identify influential opportunities, engage regularly with audiences online and speak publicly as a thought-leader on the company social media strategy.

Social Media Manager Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$52,880

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 Melbourne:
"Continuous Learning is Key."
It's crucial that an SMM give time to level up his/her skills by getting additional training whether it comes with certification or not. The digital marketing world is simply very competitive. Also, taking care of clients and listening to what they want on happen in their business or social media profiles is critical so you do what they want how they want it done.

Key Stats for Social Media Manager

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
83%
5-9 years
11%

Skills That Affect Social Media Manager Salaries

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▲3%


National Average
AU$53,000


Job Satisfaction

Satisfied
Rated 3 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 97%