Social Media Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$68,616
$8,280
Additional Cash Compensation
$76,896
Total Compensation
Median: $69K
Min: $46K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a Social Media Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $68,616. The average additional cash compensation for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $8,280. The average total compensation for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $76,896. Social Media Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Social Media Manager employees in Chicago.

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Social Media Manager jobs in Chicago

Paid Social Media Director

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+43
About this position Accelerated Digital Media is looking for a Director of Social who will oversee the company’s paid social program. ADM’s paid social program supports a client base of VC-backed and growth-minded eCommerce and lead generation companies. This position is responsible for developing and innovating our paid social strategies, leading our social teams, contract renewal and upsell management and overall success of all paid social

Content and Social Media Coordinator

Chicago
1 week ago
+48
Content and Social Media Coordinator – Inspire11 Elevens, as we call ourselves here, are passionately curious, highly collaborative, and unabashedly authentic. At Inspire11, we believe everyone drives change, everyone takes ownership of their career, and no idea is too odd to embrace. Our team learns from each other by pushing the boundaries of what’s possible.  As a value-creating Marketing function, we work across internal and external

Social Media Manager

Chicago
2 days ago
+55
GoHealth’s mission is to improve access to healthcare in America. Increasingly, consumers age 60+ are turning to social media sites for information and our purpose is to support and educate them as they navigate the complexities of Medicare coverage. To support our bold ambitions, GoHealth is searching for a Social Media Manager to lead our social media strategy, publish highly engaging content, and moderate / facilitate responses to comments on

Social Media Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+46
The opportunity: We believe global trade can move the human race forward. That’s why it’s our mission to make global trade easy for everyone.  Flexport holds a special place in the competitive landscape for logistics and technology. People know we do things differently. And this year, during a once-in-a-lifetime supply chain crisis, they’re turning to Flexport more than ever to understand and navigate an already complex industry. We’re looking

Social Media Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
+62
Who we are: Founded in 2001, Vivid Seats is a leading online ticket marketplace committed to becoming the ultimate partner for connecting fans to the live events, artists, and teams they love. We believe in the power of experiences and are fiercely dedicated to building products that inspire human connections. Named as one of Built In Chicago’s top 10 places to work in 2021, we believe that our People are our greatest competitive advantage. To

B2B Social Media Manager-Remote

Chicago
1 week ago
+59
What We'll Bring At TransUnion, we strive to build an environment where our associates are in the driver’s seat of their professional development, while having access to help along the way. We encourage everyone to pursue passions and take ownership of their careers. With the support of colleagues and mentors, our associates are given the tools needed to get where they want to go. Regardless of job titles, our associates have the opportunity to

Social Media Engagement Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+47
Job Description The Social Media Engagement Manager will oversee organic content development, review, and publication for NielsenIQ’s global corporate social accounts, activating our brand voice across existing and emerging channels to drive traffic and foster engagement.  The position will additionally consult on paid social content for campaigns, coordinate associate advocacy programs, collaborate with C-suite and thought leaders on executive

Social Media & Community Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
+70
ActiveCampaign's category-defining Customer Experience Automation Platform (CXA) helps over 150,000 businesses in 170 countries meaningfully engage with their customers. The platform gives businesses of all sizes access to 500+ pre-built automations that combine email marketing, marketing automation and CRM for powerful segmentation and personalization across social, email, messaging, chat and text. Over 100,000 of ActiveCampaign's customers use

Social Media & Event Planning Intern

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+36
222 West Adams Street, Suite 3150, Chicago, IL 60606 | 312.279.7305 | www.renovofinancial.com Position: Social Media & Event Planning Intern Who We Are: Renovo Financial is a rapidly-growing Chicago-based private lender serving real estate investors who acquire and renovate single and multi-family residential properties. We pride ourselves on supporting clients by providing unparalleled service, from the loan application through payoff. Renovo's

Inside Sales & Social Media Representative

Chicago
3 weeks ago
+36
Position: Inside Sales & Social Media Representative Who We Are: Renovo Financial is a rapidly-growing Chicago-based private lender serving real estate investors who acquire and renovate single and multi-family residential properties. We pride ourselves on supporting clients by providing unparalleled service, from the loan application through the payoff. Renovo's reliability and "win-win" solutions- oriented approach is just one reason why our

Business Development Lead - Social Media Intelligence

Chicago
1 week ago
+47
Job Description Designation: Associate Director/ Director Unit: DIGITAL INTELLIGENCE, GSANV  ABOUT THIS JOB: Digital Intelligence is an agile startup within NielsenIQ that provides high end solutions using social media and consumer data. We are a global unit, and our customers are the largest consumer companies in the world. The center of excellence is a team of social media experts, insights consultants, data scientists and technologists.  This

Head of Social Media

Chicago
2 months ago
PechaKucha (http://www.pechakucha.com) is the fastest-growing storytelling platform used by millions of people across the globe. Community Builders, Businesses and Educators use its famed 20-slide x 20-second format to share ideas and connect with others visually, concisely and memorably. Now PechaKucha is redefining authentic human connectivity leveraging its brand, deep social engagement and technology. At the heart of PechaKucha is a simple

Social Media Manager Salary ranges

The most common Social Media Manager salary in Chicago is between $50k - $60k.

Average Social Media Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Social Media Manager make the most at companies with 1,000+ employees, earning $90,000 on average.

Social Media Manager Salary by gender

The average Social Media Manager salary for women is $67,120 and the average Social Media Manager salary for men is $70,143.

Social Media Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Social Media Manager with 7+ years of experience is $80,900. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $68,500.

Average Marketing salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Marketing Coordinator $52,940
Min: $36K
Max: $78K
Community Manager $53,750
Min: $48K
Max: $65K
Public Relations Specialist $58,300
Min: $44K
Max: $80K
Marketing Associate $59,065
Min: $40K
Max: $95K
Event Planner $67,250
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager $68,616
Min: $46K
Max: $125K
SEO Specialist $69,455
Min: $40K
Max: $120K
Content Marketing Manager $80,539
Min: $33K
Max: $135K
Digital Marketing Manager $83,256
Min: $58K
Max: $131K
Marketing Operations Manager $85,664
Min: $50K
Max: $152K
Email Marketing Manager $88,150
Min: $60K
Max: $128K
SEO Manager $90,400
Min: $70K
Max: $124K
Marketing Manager $91,278
Min: $45K
Max: $160K
Public Relations Manager $93,600
Min: $58K
Max: $210K
Brand Manager $97,273
Min: $75K
Max: $120K
Senior Marketing Manager $104,141
Min: $70K
Max: $141K
Product Marketing Manager $109,104
Min: $63K
Max: $226K
Director of Marketing $131,912
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Senior Product Marketing Manager $143,944
Min: $90K
Max: $180K
Director of Product Marketing $167,500
Min: $135K
Max: $200K
Vice President of Marketing $182,483
Min: $130K
Max: $300K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer) $223,000
Min: $165K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Social Media Manager salaries in Chicago

1
Social Media Marketing & Strategy
4% have this skill
2
Copywriting
3% have this skill
3
Brand Marketing & Strategy
3% have this skill
4
Community Management
2% have this skill
5
Audience Analytics
2% have this skill
6
Marketing Analytics
2% have this skill

Recent Social Media Manager salaries in Chicago

$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$57,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Analyst reported a yearly salary of $57,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $70,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Manager reported a yearly salary of $70,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$56,000
Yearly Salary
A Digital Marketing Specialist reported a yearly salary of $56,000 with +$5,600 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
< 1 Year of Experience
Prefer not to say
11-50 Employees
Chicago
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Specialist reported a yearly salary of $80,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$50,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Specialist reported a yearly salary of $50,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
501-1,000 Employees
Chicago
$55,000
Yearly Salary
A senior social media manager reported a yearly salary of $55,000 with +$58,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
5-10 Reports
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