Average Traffic Manager Salary

$53,963
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,078
Bonus
$3,750
Commission
$1,024
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Traffic Manager is $53,963.
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MEDIAN $53,963
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Salary
$35k - $81k
Bonus
$110 - $10k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $8k
Commission
$0 - $4k
Total Pay
$30k - $80k

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Job Description for Traffic Manager

Traffic Manager Tasks
  • Move advertising projects through the development process, from creation to publishing.
  • Keep projects within budget and handle the billing process.
  • Plan for and meet advertising submissions deadlines for newspapers, TV, radio, etc.
  • Create project schedules and timelines, making sure deadlines are met.

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Popular Skills for Traffic Manager

Skills in Project Management, People Management, Logistics and Operations Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Scheduling.

Pay by Experience Level for Traffic Manager

An entry-level Traffic Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $39,364 based on 67 salaries. An early career Traffic Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,067 based on 205 salaries. A mid-career Traffic Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,526 based on 157 salaries. An experienced Traffic Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $59,179 based on 178 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $61,364.
Employees with Traffic Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 56.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (38.8% more) and Houston, Texas (20.5% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 717 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.3%
Early Career
28.6%
Mid Career
21.9%
Experienced
24.8%
Late Career
15.3%