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Content Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

Median: $71K
Min: $45K
Max: $92K

How Much Does a Content Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Content Manager in Chicago is $71,464. Content Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Content Manager employees in Chicago.

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Content Manager jobs in Chicago

Content Marketing Associate

1 week ago
PerkSpot is looking for an ambitious Content Marketing Associate to help support our marketing team. PerkSpot enables companies to build a culture of employee recognition and appreciation because we know that happier employees create a more productive business. As a member of the Marketing team, you’ll have your hands in a little bit of everything - how we engage with our clients’ employees, grow awareness for PerkSpot among HR professionals, and support other PerkSpot departments and the overall brand. This role will be focused on our brand voice and content on all public channels, including our blog and social media, as well as development of marketing collateral, such as fliers, infographics, case studies, and whitepapers. As a small team, however, everyone is always willing to jump in and lend a helping hand with any of our ongoing projects. This means we are all constantly learning and growing together. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone passionate about content and looking to grow their skills and expertise.

Content Marketing Manager

1 week ago
Amper is a leading venture-backed startup that enables manufacturers to make their operations seamless and aligned. We are consumerizing the way industrial data is collected and used by making it incredibly simple to deploy our IoT analytics solution that replaces a “clipboard-and-paper” with real-time visibility.  Amper is rapidly growing and is deployed across the US at leading manufacturers in industries like aerospace, automotive and medical

Content Manager

2 weeks ago
Develop all content to support the strategic marketing plan, including website copy, white papers, infographics, blog, social media posts, video scripts, presentations and email content. Build a content strategy. Collaborate on digital marketing and social media strategy. Create SEO-driven content. Develop strategy of targeted keywords and audience. Uphold brand consistency across platforms. Conduct research and interviews to develop thought-leadership content.

Customer Experience Content Manager

2 weeks ago
Who is Clearcover?Clearcover is the smarter car insurance company. We use powerful technology to offer everyday drivers better coverage for less money. We’re proud to be one of the fastest growing startups in Chicago, and we’re currently looking to add a few more extraordinary people to our team. What is a Customer Experience Content Manager at Clearcover?You’re a veteran Technical Writer who has lots of experience editing and writing end-user

Content Intern

2 weeks ago
+34 is looking for someone with experience writing for a virtual audience to help with a variety of tasks for You will have your hands in several aspects of our content department, including writing and editing, researching, fact-checking and, in general, being an extra set of hands and eyes for our team. This internship will begin March 23, 2020 and will last about 3 months.

Associate Content Director (Content Strategy)

2 weeks ago
We are looking for a talented Associate Content Director to join our Chicago office. As the Associate Content Director, you will be act as a central leader of an interdisciplinary design team attacking the challenges of client engagements, both large and small. Associate Content Directors at Rightpoint are project owners, team leaders and masters of digital craft. You push teams and your project to new heights. You are a risk taker and digital innovator. You can spot issues before they turn into problems and collaboratively work with clients at all levels.  

VP Content Strategy & Operations

2 days ago
The VP, Content Strategy & Content Operations is responsible for the vision, execution and operational efficiency of the Outcome Health Content Strategy. As an expert in content they will partner with the Product Management function to serve content to the Outcome Health Network that drives value for end users and associated engagement with Outcome Health’s product suite.

Clinical Content Lead

1 week ago
We are seeking an independent and motivated Clinical Content Lead. Within a fast-growing biotechnology and life sciences company, this individual will work with interdisciplinary teams to communicate important new biological, clinical and therapeutic insights derived from next-generation molecular testing in the oncology field, as well as in other disease areas. 


West Suburbs
2 weeks ago
The Content Specialist II is responsible for building and enhancing web content to drive traffic and conversion for both the US and International sites.  This role will manage relationships with brand vendors to gather information for enhanced product content experiences (images, product, video, technical specs, attributes). The role of the Content Specialist II is responsible for product building, including set up, take down, and presentation of the website through the product information management tool.  This position builds and enhances web content within their specific category area to drive traffic and conversion.  The Content Specialist II executes site standards and ensures that the quality of the content is delivered to the site. Collaborates with the SEO team to ensure content is SEO optimized using keywords, title tags, and meta descriptions.  This role will continuously partner with the Site Merchandising team on best practices for taxonomy as well as collaborating with the team for seasonal events. The Specialist will also partner with the Content Manager on business site operations and user-acceptance testing for both the US and International sites.

Content Practice Lead

2 weeks ago
We are looking for a Content Practice Lead to be located in our Chicago, Atlanta or Boston office. As the Content Practice Lead, you will be entrusted to lead the content practice nationally as well as support key business-development pursuits and clients. You have a deep background in content design and strategy and all aspects of it within the modern digital landscape. You know how to recognize and foster talent, develop & nurture ideas, and collaborate across disciplines. You are a true change agent and seek out new ways to strengthen Rightpoint as a whole. You are constantly exploring ways to innovate around content design and delivery. You can understand and articulate various perspectives on content to different audiences and collaborate with cross-functional leadership teams to identify opportunities to drive business value through content.

Director, Inbound & Content Marketing

2 weeks ago
Sprout Social is looking for a Director of Inbound & Content Marketing to join our growing Chicago based marketing team and lead our inbound & content marketing function. Our ideal candidate has extensive experience generating and nurturing leads through content marketing, has built and managed a high volume, high quality content funnel, understands how to engage prospects with content throughout their journey, leverages SEO best practices to amplify content reach and effectiveness, and relentlessly focuses on website structure and optimization.

UX Content Strategist

2 weeks ago
We are looking for a Content Designer / Senior Content Designer to join. This is a supporting role in the Content Design team responsible for helping to shape the content for digital experiences large and small. In this role, you will participate in activities related to evaluating, restructuring, and deploying content to meet established client goals. You'll work with senior content strategists/copywriters while also collaborating with user experience and visual design consultants. Our ideal candidate is naturally curious, enjoys working in a team environment, and is eager to learn more about content strategy and copywriting in a fast-paced, innovative agency environment.

Content Manager Salary ranges

Average Content Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Content Manager make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $90,000 on average.

Content Manager Salary by gender

The average Content Manager salary for women is $60,000 and the average Content Manager salary for men is $73,750.

Content Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Content Manager with 7+ years of experience is $90,000.

Average Content salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $56,136
Min: $42K
Max: $74K
Technical Writer $66,800
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Content Marketing Manager $68,321
Min: $33K
Max: $110K
Copywriter $68,400
Min: $52K
Max: $87K
Content Strategist $71,025
Min: $35K
Max: $120K
Content Manager $71,464
Min: $45K
Max: $92K
Senior Technical Writer $107,833
Min: $90K
Max: $150K

Skills that affect Content Manager salaries in Chicago

Social Media
5% have this skill
5% have this skill
Content Marketing
5% have this skill
B2B content
5% have this skill
Digital Marketing
5% have this skill
Ad Copy
2% have this skill

Recent Content Manager salaries in Chicago

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A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $57,500
1-3 Years of Experience
11-50 Employees
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A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $90,000
1-3 Years of Experience
1-10 Employees
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A Web and Content Developer reported a yearly salary of $55,000
3-5 Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
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A abc title reported a yearly salary of $90,000
7+ Years of Experience
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1-10 Employees
1-5 Reports
Yearly Salary
A Senior Marketing Content Writer reported a yearly salary of $65,000
5-7 Years of Experience
51-200 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $57,000
51-200 Employees
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $84,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $67,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $71,000
500+ Employees
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $92,000
500+ Employees
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