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Social Media Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$66,029
$4,250
Additional Cash Compensation
$70,279
Total Compensation
Median: $66K
Min: $35K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a Social Media Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $66,029. The average additional cash compensation for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $4,250. The average total compensation for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $70,279. Social Media Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Social Media Manager employees in Chicago.

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Social Media Manager jobs in Chicago

Social Media Strategist

Chicago
1 week ago
+55
As the Social Media Specialist/Associate, you will play an important role as the voice of our brand. You will be asked to work independently while being proactive as opposed to reactive. You will be challenged and encouraged to think outside the box on creative and experiential ideas and expected to come to the table with recommendations on how to improve both our channels and content. You will help communicate to our customers, so you must be comfortable, confident and professional at all levels. A strong sense of data, analytics and reporting will be essential to the success of this role. You will report to the Senior Manager of Brand and Communications.

Assistant Editor - Social Media Engagement

Chicago
2 months ago
As engagement editor, you’ll be tasked with putting our stories in front of a growing online audience. In addition to running our social media channels, you’ll also bolster our digital brand, engage with our audience, and pitch, write, and edit stories as needed.

Social Media Manager

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+33
Monitor our social media platforms. Generate engaging social content. Analyze & react to the performance of platforms. Manage our online reputation. Engage with social followers by responding to all comments and messages. Respond to online reviews. Develop and execute social media campaigns. Uphold brand consistency across platforms.

Social Media Specialist

Chicago
6 days ago
+34
Produce and publish content across three social platforms. Drive organic engagement through messaging tailored to target audiences unique to each platform. Manage the voice of the brand, content calendar, as well as monitor engagement from prospects, customers, partners, and employees on all platforms. Collaborate across departments and teams to identify activities and stories to promote Tempus’ brand identity. Develop monthly reporting, recommend areas for improvement, and implement opportunities to show engagement. Partner with Sales/Marketing, and Customer Success to ensure all inquiries and comments are handled in a timely and appropriate fashion.

Marketing & Social Media Manager

Chicago
3 months ago
Your daily responsibilities are promotion of highly creative artists and our projects through Digital Marketing & Social Media channels.  Our goal is to generate new client work for Satellite’s highly creative design talents by raising awareness of the amazing work they produce.  You will interact daily with Satellite leadership and our 30+ roster of designers, illustrators, photographers, creative technologists and typographers.

Content Marketer and Social Media Manager

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+16
Developing an effective content marketing strategy and editorial plan. Designing and implementing creative marketing strategies. Writing and updating content for landing pages, blog articles, newsletters, social media posts that our target audience is looking for and then to optimize the path to conversion. Editorial requirements include basic SEO understanding, content categorization, and measurement. Developing the editorial governance so content is consistent with our brand style and tone. Communicate with users to understand their needs and measure responses.

Associate Director, Social Media

Chicago
3 months ago
+23
The Associate Director of Social Media is a coveted management position that supports all aspects of Vital Proteins’ social media program, reporting into the Director of Ecommerce. It is a job that requires vast industry knowledge, a passion for quick growth, and a dedication to engaging with the full Vital Proteins social community. The primary responsibility of the job is to build and strengthen Vital Proteins’ connection with our passionate consumers via strategy development and management of execution across all online outlets and platforms, including but not limited to Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, and Twitter.

Social Media Manager Salary ranges

The most common Social Media Manager salary in Chicago is between $60k - $70k.

Average Social Media Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Social Media Manager make the most at companies with 51-200 employees, earning $85,500 on average.

Social Media Manager Salary by gender

The average Social Media Manager salary for women is $60,800 and the average Social Media Manager salary for men is $64,500.

Social Media Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Social Media Manager with 7+ years of experience is $61,800. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $35,000.

Average Marketing salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
SEO Specialist $51,200
Min: $38K
Max: $71K
Event Planner $53,909
Min: $36K
Max: $66K
Marketing Coordinator $55,038
Min: $40K
Max: $78K
Marketing Associate $55,933
Min: $40K
Max: $80K
Public Relations Specialist $57,281
Min: $32K
Max: $77K
Community Manager $63,118
Min: $45K
Max: $87K
Content Marketing Manager $65,844
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager $66,029
Min: $35K
Max: $125K
Public Relations Manager $66,600
Min: $45K
Max: $105K
SEO Manager $71,500
Min: $57K
Max: $95K
Email Marketing Manager $74,571
Min: $57K
Max: $95K
Digital Marketing Manager $79,648
Min: $45K
Max: $126K
Marketing Manager $82,621
Min: $45K
Max: $125K
Marketing Operations Manager $94,783
Min: $50K
Max: $125K
Brand Manager $101,071
Min: $74K
Max: $132K
Product Marketing Manager $107,321
Min: $70K
Max: $137K
Senior Marketing Manager $116,127
Min: $82K
Max: $155K
Director of Marketing $131,704
Min: $70K
Max: $203K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $135,625
Min: $108K
Max: $175K
Vice President of Marketing $178,714
Min: $125K
Max: $300K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $220,856
Min: $100K
Max: $356K

Skills that affect Social Media Manager salaries in Chicago

1
Social Media Marketing & Strategy
3% have this skill
2
Community Management
2% have this skill
3
Copywriting
2% have this skill
4
Public & Media Relations
2% have this skill
5
Brand Marketing & Strategy
2% have this skill
6
Customer Relationship Management
1% have this skill

Recent Social Media Manager salaries in Chicago

$47,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $47,000 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$125,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $125,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$50,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $50,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1-10 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$56,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $56,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
500+ Employees
Chicago
$61,800
Yearly Salary
A Marketing Specialist, Social Media reported a yearly salary of $61,800 with +$2,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
$73,000
Yearly Salary
A Paid Social Manager reported a yearly salary of $73,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$46,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $46,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$64,727
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $64,727
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$35,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $35,000
< 1 Year of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Chicago
$76,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $76,000
500+ Employees
Chicago
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