Average Content Strategist Salary in New York, New York

$67,086
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,350
Bonus
What am I worth?
Get pay report
How should I pay?
Price a job
The average salary for a Content Strategist in New York, New York is $67,086.
10%
$43k
MEDIAN
$67k
90%
$101k
Is Content Strategist your job title? Find out what you should be paid
Use our tool to get a personalized report on your market worth.What's this?
United States (change)
How it works:
1
Enter city & years of experience
2
Add pay factors like skills & education
3
Find your market worth with a report tailored to you
Salary
$43k - $101k
Bonus
$1k - $22k
Total Pay
$44k - $120k
Find your market worth – how it works:
Tell us about your job and pay factors like skills and educationTell us about your job and pay factors like skills and education
Find your market worth with a report tailored to youFind your market worth with a report tailored to you
Negotiate your pay with confidenceNegotiate your pay with confidence

What Do Content Strategists Do?

Content Strategist Tasks
  • Create specifications and appropriate content for designated audience.
  • Improve content delivery including search engine optimization and metadata management.
  • Set guidelines for tone, style, and content of writing and communications.
  • Strategize to ensure content is consistent and compelling across delivery streams.

Popular Employer Salaries for Content Strategist

$74k

Content Strategist Job Listings

Search for more jobs
Search

What Are Popular Skills for Content Strategists?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Content Strategists?

An entry-level Content Strategist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $48,427 based on 5 salaries. An early career Content Strategist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,814 based on 94 salaries. A mid-career Content Strategist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,789 based on 48 salaries. An experienced Content Strategist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $98,870 based on 17 salaries.
Employees with Content Strategist in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 18.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (14.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (2.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (13.7% less), Chicago, Illinois (13.2% less) and Austin, Texas (6.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 164 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.0%
Early Career
57.3%
Mid Career
29.3%
Experienced
10.4%