Average Early-Career Social Media Manager with Social Media Optimization Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$50,618
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$2,500
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The average salary for an Early-Career Social Media Manager with Social Media Optimization skills in Chicago, Illinois is $50,618.
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$31k
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$70k
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$31k - $70k
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$992 - $5k
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$24k - $73k

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Job Description for Social Media Manager

Social Media Manager Tasks
  • Identify influential opportunities, engage regularly with audiences online and speak publicly as a thought-leader on the company social media strategy.
  • Monitor Web 2.0 activities across departments and geographies, guiding participants on integration and best practices while encouraging successful participation.
  • Develop and execute the corporate social media strategy.

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Popular Skills for Social Media Manager

Skills in Social Media Marketing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Blogging, Graphic Design, Copywriting and Content Management.
Employees with Social Media Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 35.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (11.3% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (8.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Washington, District of Columbia (6.1% less).

Years of Experience

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