Average Social Media Manager Salary in New York, New York

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The average salary for a Social Media Manager in New York, New York is $58,570.
MEDIAN $58,570
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$39k - $82k

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

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 $43,520 based on 58 salaries. An early career Social Media Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $55,479 based on 335 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,581 based on 135 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,000 based on 11 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $82,414.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 22.1% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (14.4% less), Chicago, Illinois (14.3% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (8.4% less).

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