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Average Social Media Manager Salary in New York, New York

$60,560
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,500
Bonus
$1,223
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The average salary for a Social Media Manager in New York, New York is $60,560.
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$42k
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$61k
90%
$82k
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What Do Social Media Managers Do?

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What Are Popular Skills for Social Media Managers?

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

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Social Media Managers?

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 $41,917 based on 11 salaries. An early career Social Media Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,765 based on 266 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $66,528 based on 144 salaries. An experienced Social Media Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $74,851 based on 16 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 25.4% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (16.9% less), Chicago, Illinois (12.3% less) and Los Angeles, California (8.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 443 survey responses.
Entry Level
2.5%
Early Career
60.0%
Mid Career
32.5%
Experienced
3.6%
Late Career
1.4%