The average pay for a City Manager with Microsoft Office skills is $20.33 per hour.
The average pay for a City Manager with Microsoft Office skills is $77,784 per year.
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|Bonus||$136 - $24,917|
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Job Description for City Manager
A city manager oversees the various departments of a city's municipal government, including accounting, budgeting, purchasing, and others. Financial management skills are essential, as city managers often have a direct role in overseeing the budget. They may also have to conduct research to determine how finances should be allocated and where costs can be cut. They may take suggestions and/or complaints to determine how issues can be solved or improved, and investments which generate income may also be an important focus.Read More...
Bookkeeping duties relating to various transactions may be necessary, so advanced computer skills and experience with bookkeeping and forecasting software are important. Much of the work is done indoors in an office setting, though a substantial amount of travel may be required to survey various areas. This job often involves working with an array of people, departments, and institutions, so strong communication skills are essential.
A bachelor’s degree or higher in a field such as public administration and prior experience in city management are often required for this position. (Copyright 2019 PayScale.com)
- Implement legislation enacted by elected officials and advise elected officials during the development of policies and ordinances.
- Supervise city department heads and administrative personnel.
- Oversee the preparation and administration of the annual city budget.
- Manage and coordinate the daily operation of city departments and services.
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Pay by Experience Level for City Manager
Pay by Experience for a City Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level City Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 9 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A City Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 29 salaries. An experienced City Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $81,000 based on 19 salaries. A City Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $116,000 based on 20 salaries.
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