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Average Social Media Manager Salary in India

₹344,137
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
₹27,000
Bonus
₹100,000
Commission
₹10,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Social Media Manager in India is ₹344,137.
10%
₹163k
MEDIAN
₹344k
90%
₹699k
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₹163k - ₹699k
Bonus
₹4k - ₹131k
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₹1k - ₹343k
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What Do Social Media Managers Do?

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.

Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Social Media Managers?

Skills in Social Media Marketing, Content Management, Online Marketing and Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Optimization.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Social Media Managers?

An entry-level Social Media Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of ₹249,531 based on 56 salaries. An early career Social Media Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹337,047 based on 221 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹685,923 based on 37 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of ₹800,000 based on 12 salaries.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in Bangalore, Karnataka earn an average of 38.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Delhi, Delhi (38.6% more) and Pune, Maharashtra (30.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Ahmedabad, Gujarat (40.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 326 survey responses.
Entry Level
17.2%
Early Career
67.8%
Mid Career
11.3%
Experienced
3.7%

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