Average Social Media Manager Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$53,857
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$2,948
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The average salary for a Social Media Manager in Atlanta, Georgia is $53,857.
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$31k
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$73k
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MEDIAN $53,857
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Salary
$31k - $73k
Bonus
$339 - $9k
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.

Career Paths

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Social Media Manager
Marketing Manager
Marketing Director
Social Media Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Social Media Manager

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

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 $50,564 based on 51 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,015 based on 33 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 6 salaries.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 34.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (9.0% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (3.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (6.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (6.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 90 survey responses.
Early Career
56.7%
Mid Career
36.7%
Experienced
6.7%