Average Content Marketing Manager Salary

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The average salary for a Content Marketing Manager is $66,475.
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$44k - $101k

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Job Description for Content Marketing Manager

Content Marketing Manager Tasks
  • Manage content marketing strategy and plans, including coordinating with other teams.
  • Design and present content in appealing, intuitive ways for a variety of audiences.
  • Write, direct production of content, and collect content for portals, websites, and internal use.
  • Track metrics and indicators for data-driven decision-making and course alterations.

Job Satisfaction for Content Marketing Manager

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Popular Employer Salaries for Content Marketing Manager

The top respondents for the job title Content Marketing Manager are from the companies Indeed, Inc., International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. and Wpromote. Reported salaries are highest at International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. where the average pay is $83,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Legrand North America, earning around $80,497. Wpromote pays the lowest at around $63,871. Indeed, Inc. also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $78,633.

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Popular Skills for Content Marketing Manager

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

Pay by Experience Level for Content Marketing Manager

An entry-level Content Marketing Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $45,606 based on 13 salaries. An early career Content Marketing Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,875 based on 598 salaries. A mid-career Content Marketing Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,284 based on 613 salaries. An experienced Content Marketing Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $82,471 based on 231 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $86,633.
Employees with Content Marketing Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 32.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (12.5% more) and Seattle, Washington (9.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Los Angeles, California (3.4% less) and Chicago, Illinois (2.0% less).

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