Social Media Director with Social Media Optimization Skills Salary

Social Media Directors with Social Media Optimization skills take home approximately $62K per year on average. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. While some workers in this profession — just over one in five — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and more than half have dental insurance. Work is enjoyable for Social Media Directors with Social Media Optimization skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Female Social Media Directors with Social Media Optimization skills survey participants are more prevalent than men — 61 percent of professionals. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$35,999 - $126,543
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$68K
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MEDIAN: $67,706
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$9.93 - $30.64
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$0$126K
Salary $35,999 - $126,543
Bonus $1,794 - $20,729
Profit Sharing $7,000
Commission $6,250
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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$31,802 - $126,234
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130
Hourly Data $0$30
Hourly Rate $9.93 - $30.64
Hourly Tips $1.00
Overtime $19.50
Annual Data $0$126K
Bonus $1,794 - $20,729
Commission $6,250
Profit Sharing $7,000
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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$31,802 - $126,234
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 16

Social Media Director Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $62,657

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

New York is home to an above-average pay rate for Social Media Directors with Social Media Optimization skills, 83 percent higher than the national average. Social Media Directors with Social Media Optimization skills will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+51 percent).

Key Stats for Social Media Director

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Social Media Director Salaries

Experienced
▲49%

▲23%

National Average
$63,000

Entry-Level
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 31 votes.

Gender

Female
60 %
Male
40 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
13%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 66%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
no benefits
None: 23%