2018 Content Manager Salary Chicago | Built In Chicago
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Chicago
Chicago

Content Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$72,300
$10,000
Additional Cash Compensation
$82,300
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

5,147
Total number of Tech companies in Chicago
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Chicago Companies with the Highest Content Salaries

+12
AdTech, Fintech
+30
eCommerce
+26
Marketing Tech, Software
+20
Cloud, Information Technology

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 $55,550
Min: $42K
Max: $74K
Content Strategist $63,036
Min: $35K
Max: $90K
Content Marketing Manager $64,750
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Technical Writer $67,059
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Copywriter $69,577
Min: $54K
Max: $87K
Content Manager $72,300
Min: $45K
Max: $92K
Senior Technical Writer $99,400
Min: $90K
Max: $115K

Content Manager jobs in Chicago
26

Data Content Researcher

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
he Portfolio Acquisition & Analytics team is seeking a content researcher to drive a variety of initiatives related to fixed income, equity, and multi-asset portfolio analytics. You will use your independent research and initiative to add significant value to strategic projects, contributing to the next generation of portfolio analytics and data. You will learn the nuances of investment products, interacting with internal stakeholders in Research, Solutions, and Products and external institutional clients. This position is based in Chicago. 

Sr. Manager, Content Marketing

North Suburbs
1 week ago
+22
​​​​​​​Reporting directly to the Director of Brand & Communications, the Sr. Manager, Content Marketing is responsible for ensuring that Grainger's various business audiences' needs are met during their customer journey through the strategic use of content. This person will be responsible for all brand content marketing: developing, managing and distributing compelling and well organized content based on a thorough understanding of business objectives, user needs and best practices. This person will manage an internal team and agency partners to help define/refine content marketing plan, strategy and also execute ongoing content marketing programs.

Content Marketing Specialist

Chicago
1 week ago
+28
You have 1-3 years of experience in B2B copywriting and content creation. You are a talented writer who has proven copywriting and content creation skills. You craft remarkable written and verbal communications, including being able to write powerful customer stories, and to convey complex topics with simplicity. You have excellent interpersonal skills -- we work in a big, complex marketing team and knowing who's who and how to get the best of them is important to the role's success.

Associate Content Editor, Global Marketing

Chicago
1 week ago
+16
In this role, you’ll guard the standard for quality through editing and writing content. You won’t just think about the content in front of you, but the messages that came before and after to support the creation of compelling end-to-end content experiences. You’ll edit articles for our blog, write social content, and execute the creative vision for email campaigns – always with the goal of clear and consistent content design. You’ll work closely with a team of user-experience designers, digital strategists, visual designers, analysts, and behavioral researchers to drive toward our mission, to create great products that help investors reach their financial goals. 

Content Manager

Chicago
3 days ago
+21
The Content Manager will not only have the autonomy to build a strategy and set it in action, but will also have a close working relationship directly with our awesome VP of Marketing, making communication smooth and projects efficient (oh, and fun). Speaking of fun, if you are a digital native, the opportunity to influence our social channels is also a perk!

Content Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+21
We're looking for a content manager to bring to our Instructional Design Team! The Content Manager will help manage our current content portfolio and bring new, compelling educational content to our platform. The content manager will also be responsible for ensuring the quality of course content on the BenchPrep platform by maintaining our rigorous quality...

Instructional Content Manager

Chicago
6 days ago
+21
We're looking for a content manager to bring to our Instructional Design Team! The Content Manager will help manage our current content portfolio and bring new, compelling educational content to our platform. The content manager will also be responsible for ensuring the quality of course content on the BenchPrep platform by maintaining our rigorous quality...

Educational Content Manager

Chicago
6 days ago
+21
We're looking for a content manager to bring to our Instructional Design Team! The Content Manager will help manage our current content portfolio and bring new, compelling educational content to our platform. The content manager will also be responsible for ensuring the quality of course content on the BenchPrep platform by maintaining our rigorous...

Content Writer

Chicago
1 week ago
+15
We’re looking for a Content Writer to join our Marketing Team to serve as our in-house reporter, editor, and copywriter. Qualified candidates will have a meticulous attention to detail, know when to use an em dash, and will have experience simplifying complex topics for a variety of audiences and formats. You will also be able to quickly spot the typos in this job listing. You’ll have no problem starting from a blank page or polishing half-baked content.

Social Media Content Producer

Chicago
9 hours ago
+10
We are looking for a modern story teller. You will be comfortable writing headline copy, product descriptions and emails, generating short form videos and graphics for web and/or social media, and taking photographs. You will be great with details while always keeping in sight the big picture. In any given day you might write a quarterly content plan, analyze social media trends, and shoot. You will be a highly valued integrated team member, interested in learning about the mortgage industry and sharing creative and fun ways to convey that knowledge to prospects and customers. You absolutely MUST have direct experience in social media marketing. Knowledge of MS Office, Adobe Creative Suite, and SproutSocial highly desired. We are looking for a self-starter, who takes initiative and does not require substantial oversight. Reports to Chief Brand Officer.

Senior Content Writer

Chicago
10 hours ago
+24
About The Role We're looking for a top-tier writer for short and long-form content who can spin up intriguing and challenging content within the talent acquisition and HR industries. This person is responsible for staying in-tune with industry trends and finding ways to differentiate Yello as a thought-leader in the space through your content ideation and creation.  You will be working closely with the director of marketing and fellow writers

Marketing Content Writer - Technical

Chicago
17 hours ago
+20
Utilize knowledge in technology (Internet of Things, Digital Experience, Cognitive Automation, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain) and conversations with directors to write broad range of content. Meet with SMEs to listen and take notes of their discussion topics, later turning these discussions into content pieces. Maintain consistent company voice and tone throughout content pieces. Edit writing based on feedback from experts of the specific technology. Supplement knowledge in technologies with research. Translate conversations from Technology Directors into high-quality content marketed towards C-level executives of enterprises. Adapt longer content pieces into shorter, content previews for blogs or short pieces.

Skills that affect Content Manager salaries in Chicago

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B2B content
0% have this skill
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Digital Marketing
0% have this skill
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SEO
0% have this skill
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Blogging
0% have this skill
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Editing
0% have this skill
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White Papers
0% have this skill

Recent Content Manager salaries in Chicago

$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Marketing Content Writer reported a yearly salary of $65,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$57,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $57,000
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$84,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $84,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$67,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $67,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$71,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $71,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$92,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $92,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$71,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $71,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$45,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $45,000
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$71,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $71,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
$85,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $85,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
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