Average Early-Career Content Marketer Salary

$48,312
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,500
Bonus
$2,500
Commission
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for an Early-Career Content Marketer is $48,312.
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$35k
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$48k
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$73k
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MEDIAN $48,312
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United States (change)
Salary
$35k - $73k
Bonus
$196 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Commission
$0 - $3k
Total Pay
$31k - $71k

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Career Paths

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Content Marketer
Marketing Specialist
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Content Marketer

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

Pay by Experience Level for Content Marketer

An entry-level Content Marketer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,766 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Content Marketer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,404 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Content Marketer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,580 based on 15 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $59,007.
Employees with Content Marketer in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 56.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (24.2% more) and New York, New York (18.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Charlotte, North Carolina (25.1% less), Seattle, Washington (24.2% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 71 survey responses.
Entry Level
18.3%
Mid Career
53.5%
Experienced
21.1%
Late Career
7.0%