Social media manager

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How much does a Social Media Manager make in the United States?

Average base salary
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1.4k salaries reported, updated at May 22, 2020
$45,481
per year
The average salary for a social media manager is $45,481 per year in the United States.
Most common benefits
  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site gym
  • Work from home
  • Employee discount
  • Paid time off

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Salaries by years of experience in the United States

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Most common benefits for Social Media Managers

  • Flexible schedule
  • On-site gym
  • Work from home
  • Employee discount
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Paid sick time
  • Gym membership
  • Retirement plan

Salary satisfaction

Based on 316 ratings

44% of Social media managers in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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