The average salary for a Social Media Manager with Social Media Optimization skills in South Africa is R191,729.
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Job Description for Social Media Manager
Social media managers are responsible for facilitating social media tasks and communicating with customers and vendors to manage social media pages, profiles, and sites. They also use personal computers to write company statements and respond to questions, concerns, and inquiries. Social media managers must be highly proficient with Microsoft Office applications for word processing, email management, spreadsheets, and presentations. They must have strong communication skills in order to lead te…Read more
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
Social Media Marketing
Skills that pay less than market rate include Marketing Communications, Graphic Design, Copywriting, Content Management and Social Media Marketing.
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 R140,000 based on 9 salaries. An early career Social Media Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R187,530 based on 116 salaries. A mid-career Social Media Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R228,462 based on 30 salaries.
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