Average Social Media Manager Salary in San Diego, California

$49,725
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$4,000
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The average salary for a Social Media Manager in San Diego, California is $49,725.
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Salary
$35k - $72k
Bonus
$348 - $14k
Total Pay
$29k - $71k

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Job Description for Social Media Manager

Social Media Manager Tasks
  • Develop and execute the corporate social media strategy.
  • Monitor Web 2.0 activities across departments and geographies, guiding participants on integration and best practices while encouraging successful participation.
  • Identify influential opportunities, engage regularly with audiences online and speak publicly as a thought-leader on the company social media strategy.

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Popular Skills for Social Media Manager

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

Pay by Experience Level for Social Media Manager

An early career Social Media Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,008 based on 48 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,980 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,000 based on 7 salaries.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 43.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (17.8% more) and Seattle, Washington (11.8% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 72 survey responses.
Early Career
66.7%
Mid Career
23.6%
Experienced
9.7%