Average Traffic Manager Salary

Avg. Base Salary (USD)

The average salary for a Traffic Manager is $55,560

Base Salary
$37k - $81k
$487 - $7k
Profit Sharing
$983 - $8k
$0 - $6k
Total Pay
$32k - $79k
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What Do Traffic Managers Do?

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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How do Traffic Managers Rate Their Jobs?

3.8 out of 5
Highly Satisfied
Based on 56 responses, the job of Traffic Manager has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.77 out of 5. On average, Traffic Managers are highly satisfied with their job.

FAQs About Traffic Managers

What is the highest pay for Traffic Managers?

Our data indicates that the highest pay for a Traffic Manager is $81k / year

What is the lowest pay for Traffic Managers?

Our data indicates that the lowest pay for a Traffic Manager is $37k / year

How can Traffic Managers increase their salary?

Increasing your pay as a Traffic Manager is possible in different ways. Change of employer: Consider a career move to a new employer that is willing to pay higher for your skills. Level of Education: Gaining advanced degrees may allow this role to increase their income potential and qualify for promotions. Managing Experience: If you are a Traffic Manager that oversees more junior Traffic Managers, this experience can increase the likelihood to earn more.