The average salary for a Content Strategist in Canada is C$50,983.
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Job Description for Content Strategist
Content strategists typically develop a plan for content and oversee how that plan is carried out. Because content strategists are responsible for creating a unified message for their organization, they must be able to work well with others to determine their company's - and individual departments' - needs. A typical day for a content strategist includes meetings with a work team to discuss ongoing and upcoming projects, outlining new content to run in the future, and working with a designer to …Read more
Content Strategist Tasks
- Create specifications and appropriate content for designated audience.
- Improve content delivery including search engine optimization and metadata management.
- Set guidelines for tone, style, and content of writing and communications.
- Strategize to ensure content is consistent and compelling across delivery streams.
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Popular Skills for Content Strategist
Web Content Management
Social Media Marketing
Skills in Content Management and Strategy are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Web Content Management and Copywriting.
Pay by Experience Level for Content Strategist
An early career Content Strategist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$50,027 based on 86 salaries. A mid-career Content Strategist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$57,767 based on 35 salaries. An experienced Content Strategist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$67,249 based on 13 salaries.
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Employees with Content Strategist in their job title in Ottawa, Ontario earn an average of 11.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (9.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan (14.8% less), Edmonton, Alberta (4.2% less) and Toronto, Ontario (2.0% less).
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