Engagement Manager Salary

Engagement Managers in the United States take home approximately $83K per year on average. In the world of Engagement Managers, total cash compensation ranges from $41K on the lower end to $157K on the higher end; this includes bonuses that reach $30K and profit sharing that approaches $16K in rare cases, with some high rollers snagging commissions as high as $31K. The company is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by the particular city and experience level. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. For the most part, Engagement Managers enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Women Engagement Managers who took the survey just slightly outnumber men. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$42,128 - $138,228
$42K
$82K
$140K
MEDIAN: $82,221
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$14.06 - $51.95
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$0$154K
Salary $42,128 - $138,228
Bonus $957 - $29,801
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,000
Commission $2,043 - $30,639
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,283 - $154,671
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 693
Hourly Data $0$76
Hourly Rate $14.06 - $51.95
Overtime $19.87 - $76.21
Annual Data $0$154K
Bonus $957 - $29,801
Commission $2,043 - $30,639
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $13,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$41,283 - $154,671
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 45

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Job Description for Engagement Manager

The engagement manager is a project lead that manages many different projects and ensures cohesion among project teams; their goal is to build productivity and morale. The engagement manager schedules and conducts meetings with both employees and clients to find solutions to conflicts and strengthen partnerships. Often, the engagement manager takes on a consulting role, but they may also be assigned to directly drive projects.

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Engagement Manager Tasks

  • Develops and implements process and procedures to improve operational efficiency.
  • Oversees cross functional work areas targeted to resolve issues raised by customers.
  • Manages the customer service operations, which deals directly with customers and is the first point of contact.
  • Develops, tracks and reports key performance measurements for the unit.

Engagement Manager Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Engagement Manager


Dominating the field, Cognizant Technology Solutions Corp, IMS Health Inc, Syntel, Inc., TATA CONSULTANCY SERVICES LIMITED, and McKinsey & Company, Inc. are top firms with a reputation for hiring a great number of Engagement Managers. For Engagement Managers, comfortable salaries can be found at McKinsey & Company, Inc.; in fact, median earnings sit around $212K, the highest in the area.

Popular Skills for Engagement Manager


Survey respondents exploit a significant toolbox of skills in their work. Most notably, facility with Consulting Management, IT Consulting, and Business Analysis are correlated to pay that is significantly above average, leading to increases of 54 percent, 41 percent, and 27 percent, respectively. Those listing Social Media Marketing as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Marketing Communications and Event Planning also typically command lower compensation. Those familiar with Client Interaction also tend to know Account Management and Program Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Engagement Manager

Pay by Experience for an Engagement Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Engagement Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 283 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Engagement Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $92,000 based on 258 salaries. An experienced Engagement Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $111,000 based on 245 salaries. An Engagement Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $118,000 based on 45 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $83,335

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Engagement Managers that is 52 percent greater than the national average, Arlington offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Engagement Managers will also find cushy salaries in Atlanta (+30 percent), San Francisco (+23 percent), San Jose (+19 percent), and Philadelphia (+19 percent). The lowest-paying market is St. Louis, which sits 36 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Denver (14 percent lower) and Seattle (7 percent lower).

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Key Stats for Engagement Manager

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 105 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Engagement Manager Salaries

▲41%

▲33%

▲11%

National Average
$83,000

▼28%

Skills That Affect Engagement Manager Salaries


▲43%

Business Analysis
▲29%

Strategic Project Management
▲20%


Data Analysis
▲16%



Budget Management
▲12%

Operations Management
▼0%

National Average
$83,000



Event Planning
▼38%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 105 votes.

Gender

Female
53 %
Male
47 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 10%
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