Average Social Media Manager Salary in Seattle, Washington

$55,581
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,000
Bonus
$2,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Social Media Manager in Seattle, Washington is $55,581.
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$39k
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$56k
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$86k
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MEDIAN $55,581
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Salary
$39k - $86k
Bonus
$101 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$983 - $8k
Total Pay
$35k - $88k

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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

Explore the most common career paths for Social Media Manager. Thickness and color of lines indicates how common a path is.
Social Media Manager
Marketing Director
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Social Media Manager

Skills in Marketing Communications are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Copywriting, Social Media Optimization, Content Management 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 $50,798 based on 66 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $73,552 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $85,662 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 28.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (5.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (9.8% less), Chicago, Illinois (9.7% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (3.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 101 survey responses.
Early Career
65.3%
Mid Career
24.8%
Experienced
9.9%