Average Social Media Manager with Marketing Communications Skills Salary

$50,654
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,027
Bonus
$3,900
Commission
$1,750
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Social Media Manager with Marketing Communications skills is $50,654.
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$34k
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$51k
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MEDIAN $50,654
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Salary
$34k - $76k
Bonus
$193 - $9k
Profit Sharing
$298 - $7k
Commission
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$28k - $75k

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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 that pay less than market rate include Blogging, Copywriting, Social Media Optimization, Content Management and Social Media Marketing.

Pay by Experience Level for Social Media Manager

An entry-level Social Media Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,464 based on 128 salaries. An early career Social Media Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,262 based on 523 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,598 based on 229 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,477 based on 64 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $51,456.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 47.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.7% more) and Washington, District of Columbia (15.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 948 survey responses.
Entry Level
13.5%
Early Career
55.2%
Mid Career
24.2%
Experienced
6.8%
Late Career
0.4%