2019 Content Manager Salary Chicago | Built In Chicago
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Content Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

Additional Cash Compensation
Total Compensation
Median: $72K
Min: $45K
Max: $92K

How Much Does a Content Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Content Manager in Chicago is $72,300. The average additional cash compensation for a Content Manager in Chicago is $10,000. The average total compensation for a Content Manager in Chicago is $82,300. Content Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Content Manager employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

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Chicago Companies with the Highest Content Salaries

Agency, Information Technology
Big Data, Fintech

Content Manager Salary ranges

The most common Content Manager salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average Content Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Content Manager make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $80,000 on average.

Content Manager Salary by gender

Content Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Content Manager with 7+ years of experience is $80,000.

Average Content salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $56,136
Min: $42K
Max: $74K
Content Strategist $63,036
Min: $35K
Max: $90K
Content Marketing Manager $64,750
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Technical Writer $67,500
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Copywriter $68,433
Min: $52K
Max: $87K
Content Manager $72,300
Min: $45K
Max: $92K
Senior Technical Writer $106,167
Min: $90K
Max: $140K

Content Manager jobs in Chicago

Content Specialist

2 weeks ago
The Content Specialist ensures the accuracy, quality, and transparency of product offerings on the Groupon platform. They are responsible for upholding Groupon’s dedication to transparency through researching, vetting, writing, and editing deals and publishing them to the site. This role will craft and process content from existing information, and on occasion produce content from scratch. Some basic data entry and handling of stock images will also be required.

Content Marketing Contributor

19 hours ago
Filter guest post inquiries from external writers and companies. Assign topics to contributors based on keyword research, themes of our blog, and themes of external writer’s expertise. Refine guest post process, guidelines. Manage network of regular contributors into a publishing calendar.

Content Promotion Specialist

1 week ago
Creating and executing strategies to acquire backlinks to targeted content to increase organic rankings. Promote content produced by specific writers to increase traffic and visibility. Use advanced Google search techniques and queries to find link opportunities. Finding and qualifying new content through Ahrefs for link opportunities. Outreach to bloggers, companies, content teams, influencers, editors, and publications via email, social media, cold calling, etc. Building healthy relationships with bloggers, publications and content teams. Creating backlink-able content such as infographics, statistic roundups, videos, and other new forms of content Writing guest posts to be published on other websites.

Content Promotion and Outreach Intern

4 days ago
We are seeking those who are eager to develop a strong foundation in the tenets of content marketing promotion. Interns will help the content team gain visibility into newly published pieces by reaching out to influencers, journalists, and other content teams through email marketing and social media. The ultimate goal will be acquiring links from other websites to our new and existing content.

Content Manager

1 day ago
The Content Manager role is an ideal opportunity to marry your experience creating engaging content with a passion for trading and financial markets. The role is also a great fit for candidates who are interested in learning how to engage a worldwide audience across multiple channels. Along with autonomy, you can expect lots of work diversity. This role includes everything from managing an internal and external freelance staff to social expertise to producing podcasts, blogs and keeping current on the latest in video and branding trends. No two days are the same and we’ll be learning right along with you! Manage 2-6 person content team, consisting of video and audio talent, according to our company values. This includes monthly one-on-one meetings, professional development goals, and overall quality performance toward achieving business content goals. Manage rotating team of freelance writers to ensure all content priorities are fully staffed, and all content pieces are consistent with our brand and voice. Create written and audio content according to our brand voice, and our department and company goals. You will be working cross-departmentally to fulfill content needs on a daily basis.

Content Manager

1 week ago
We are looking for a content marketer with experience in commercial real estate research who thrives in a fast growth environment. Our team consists of marketers, designers and data analysts who promote the Truss marketplace. You will be creating content for a brand new line of business, Truss Analytics, reaching commercial property owners, as well as content for the Truss website targeting small business owners. This includes collaborating with

Content Marketing Manager

3 hours ago
Paro is looking to hire a Content Marketing Manager to be responsible for content production and strategy. This individual will lead all content initiatives at Paro, which includes planning, producing, and analyzing the results of written content we create while iteratively advancing Paro’s editorial thought leadership. The ideal candidate will collaborate across functions to deliver an effective content marketing strategy and editorial plan to

Tech Writer, Growth Content

2 days ago
The Tech Writer will be responsible for writing 2 - 3 short form articles per day on local people, companies, trends and topics. Tech writers will cover 3 markets each. One writer will cover NYC, Boston, Chicago and one writer will cover Austin, Colorado, LA.

UX - Content Strategist

2 days ago
Run a two-hour workshop with a product team, helping them find the human language around the feature they’re building. Brainstorm with a UX Design teammate(s) on how to walk a customer through a sign-in process, or how to make error messages more human. Work with a design team to co-write a content workbook, including conversation structure, ideal phrases, human language, and navigation ideas. Lead a co-writing session with design, legal, marketing and product. Answer email. (We’re all trying to spend less time on this, but let’s be real.). Lead a journey-mapping session to outline the customer experience for our client’s digital or physical experiences. Co-write a user-testing script for a redesigned experience. Create content prototypes that will be used to validate hypotheses in testing. Facilitate a group conversation to help a team clarify what they are working on, or how they are working. Help, support, and coach client team members.

Editor, Growth Content

1 week ago
Help set the vision, strategy, and execution for part of Built In’s community content. Lead the development and growth of existing and new story types. Work with our team of writers to develop stories focused on trends, people and broader topics in the technology industry. Edit news stories and features as they come in as well as assist with writing headlines. Manage the weekly editorial calendar, ensuring that stories are proceeding according to deadlines. Plan and manage daily operations.

Content Production Associate

1 week ago
   Learning a bunch of new stuff pretty quickly. From your first day at Jellyvision, you’ll be learning a lot. We’ll train you up on the complex world of health care benefits, as well as our in-house software, tools, and systems. But don’t worry—we won’t throw you into the pool without an inflatable rubber ducky life preserver. Our Production team really is a team and we all keep learning as we go.      Organization, communication, tools, and problem-solving. Making versions of ALEX involves a ton of quick—yet careful—coordination. You apply everything you learned in training and work closely with many other people and departments to get it all done.    Bug-busting. When bugs in ALEX pop up, you’ll track down the problem and fix it, or quickly and courteously get coworkers to help. (Unless it’s a spider. Then you’re on your own, pal.) We’ll teach you all the skills you’ll need to know, but having some general-purpose tech-savvy is a plus!

Director, Content Marketing

1 week ago
project44 is revolutionizing the freight and logistics industry by applying cutting edge technologies to automate the entire lifecycle of freight shipments including quoting, scheduling, and real-time visibility. project44’s network of APIs is capable of optimizing the shipment lifecycle, empowering companies to deliver the best customer experience possible, and provide up to date data while cutting costs along the way.

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