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Average Social Media Manager Salary in United Kingdom

£25,571
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
£1,471
Bonus
£1,500
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Social Media Manager in United Kingdom is £25,571.
10%
£18k
MEDIAN
£26k
90%
£39k
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What Do Social Media Managers Do?

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Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
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What Are Popular Skills for Social Media Managers?

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

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 £20,376 based on 38 salaries. An early career Social Media Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £25,058 based on 342 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £32,002 based on 153 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £38,442 based on 19 salaries.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in London, England earn an average of 29.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in London, England: London (15.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brighton, England: East Sussex (25.7% less), Newcastle-upon-Tyne, England: Tyne and Wear (23.0% less) and Norwich, England: Norfolk (18.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 552 survey responses.
Entry Level
6.9%
Early Career
62.0%
Mid Career
27.7%
Experienced
3.4%

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