Average Social Media Director Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$76,291
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$51k
MEDIAN
$76k
90%
$124k

The average salary for a Social Media Director is $76,291

Base Salary
$51k - $124k
Bonus
$4k - $15k
Total Pay
$53k - $132k
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What Do Social Media Directors Do?

Social Media Director Tasks
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive social media strategy, including projects and metrics.
  • Handle brand and image crises rapidly to preserve networks and perception.
  • Train and mentor across the organization to improve social media integration and usage.
  • Create reports and integrate internal and external data and trends to guide initiatives.
  • Lead social media projects, enforcing standards and monitoring progress.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
77.8%
Male
22.2%
This data is based on 18 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

87%

Dental

78%

Vision

78%

None

13%