£25,264
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£1,505

Profit Sharing

£0.00

The average salary for a Social Media Manager is £25,287 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Marketing Communications and Web Content Management. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases steeply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

£17,115 - £38,236
£17K
£25K
£38K
MEDIAN: £25,264
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90%
£6.65 - £20.00
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MEDIAN: £9.98
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£0£39K
Salary £17,115 - £38,236
Bonus £0.00 - £4,829
Profit Sharing £0.00
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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£16,163 - £39,192
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 489
Hourly Data £0£20
Hourly Rate £6.65 - £20.00
Overtime £12.26
Annual Data £0£39K
Bonus £0.00 - £4,829
Profit Sharing £0.00
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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£16,163 - £39,192
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 4 Aug 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 79

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

Popular Skills for Social Media Manager

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £25,116

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

Social Media Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Social Media Manager?

Social Media Manager in London:
"Social Media Job review."
Pros: Researching; Gaining popularity for company; Gaining public, awareness, office conditions.
Cons: The management; stress level; the ego; culture; pay.

Social Media Manager in Birmingham:
"Great job with growing prospects."
Pros: The flexibility and the rewards.
Cons: Working late.

Social Media Manager in Manchester:
"It's more than Facebook status updates."
Pros: Opportunity to learn new technology and an ever changing communications landscape to keep interest and innovation levels high.
Cons: Everyone is an expert because they once posted a Facebook status update that got 50 likes. Management mistakenly think they understand the job despite having zero knowledge or experience and as a result, you end up being project managed by someone who doesn't know what you do.

Social Media Manager in London:
"Social Media Manager - Spending The Day On Facebook"
Pros: It's fun, spending time on the internet, trolling.
Cons: It's spending time on the internet, trolling with an MSCi degree.

Social Media Manager in Manchester:
"Good, interesting and ever-evolving "
Pros: Working autonomously and engaging with current trends and technologies
Cons: Working in my own, the workload can be high and I have no help.

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Key Stats for Social Media Manager

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Social Media Manager Salaries

▲20%

Experienced
▲19%

National Average
₤25,000

▼2%

Skills That Affect Social Media Manager Salaries

Marketing Communications
▲19%

Web Content Management
▲16%

Project Management
▲8%

Content Management
▲6%



▲1%


Video Editing
▼0%

National Average
₤25,000


Online Marketing
▼20%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
64 %
Male
36 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
70%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
3%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
vision benefits
Vision: 11%
no benefits
None: 73%