Social Media Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

$73,829
$8,540
Additional Cash Compensation
$82,369
Total Compensation
Median: 73,000
Min: $52K
Max: $125K

How Much Does a Social Media Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $73,829. The average additional cash compensation for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $8,540. The average total compensation for a Social Media Manager in Chicago is $82,369. 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

Social Media Manager

Chicago
1 week ago
Who we are:  SpotHero is one of Chicago’s hottest tech companies! We’re rapidly growing with the mission of bringing the parking industry into the future through technology.   If you want to make the world a better place, it turns out that parking spaces are a fantastic place to start. Why did you miss that critical appointment? Parking. Why were you stressed and sweating on that first date? Parking. If there were a way to make people impervious to

Regional Social Media Manager

Chicago
2 weeks ago
We believe in a world where growth thrives across borders and cultures. That’s why our Founder and CEO Rick Hammell started Atlas, coining the term Employer of Record (EOR) simultaneously. As an EOR, Atlas employs people to work for companies anywhere in the world.  Before we came along, the only businesses offering a similar solution were essentially brokers. They’d outsource your HR and payroll services to third-party providers in different

Social Media Manager

Chicago
10 months ago
Who We Are: MVMNT is a venture-backed freight-tech startup that is looking to grow our company rapidly over the next 18 months. We aim to provide solutions that will help make the trucking industry more efficient and profitable for companies on both sides of the trucking market.   About the Role: We are looking for a Social Media Manager to join our rapidly growing team. This role will work closely with our Head of Marketing and CEO to craft

Social Media Manager, Chicago - The Infatuation

Chicago
1 week ago
Job Description At The Infatuation, we're on a mission to create the best restaurant recommendation platform in the world. We publish editorially-driven restaurant reviews and guides that are both utilitarian and entertaining, and package it all up in best-in-class digital products. In person, we meet our audience at marquee events such as our multi-city food festival EEEEEATSCON, and at unique dining experiences that we curate throughout the

Associate Manager, Social Media Marketing

Chicago
11 hours ago
We're Tovala, a food-tech company completely reinventing home cooking to save consumers time. Through an innovative combination of hardware, software, and food, we give our customers a way to enjoy really good, good-for-you meals without sacrificing time to do whatever matters to them. We've amassed a loyal, rapidly growing following in just a few years, radically changing the day-to-day lives of people across the country and successfully

Social Media Manager Salary ranges

The most common Social Media Manager salary in Chicago is between $80k - $90k.

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 $73,081 and the average Social Media Manager salary for men is $77,000.

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 TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Marketing Coordinator$55,212
Min: $36K
Max: $78K
Marketing Associate$62,662
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Community Manager$65,000
Min: $65K
Max: $65K
Public Relations Specialist$69,833
Min: $62K
Max: $80K
Event Planner$72,165
Min: $62K
Max: $110K
Social Media Manager$73,829
Min: $52K
Max: $125K
SEO Specialist$80,857
Min: $60K
Max: $120K
Digital Marketing Manager$81,925
Min: $58K
Max: $131K
Content Marketing Manager$83,263
Min: $53K
Max: $135K
Email Marketing Manager$86,933
Min: $60K
Max: $128K
Marketing Operations Manager$88,650
Min: $70K
Max: $152K
SEO Manager$90,400
Min: $70K
Max: $124K
Marketing Manager$92,763
Min: $60K
Max: $160K
Brand Manager$97,273
Min: $75K
Max: $120K
Public Relations Manager$98,769
Min: $58K
Max: $210K
Senior Marketing Manager$104,120
Min: $70K
Max: $141K
Product Marketing Manager$108,555
Min: $63K
Max: $226K
Director of Marketing$130,917
Min: $70K
Max: $220K
Senior Product Marketing Manager$138,773
Min: $90K
Max: $180K
Director of Product Marketing$162,857
Min: $135K
Max: $200K
Vice President of Marketing$182,483
Min: $130K
Max: $300K
CMO (Chief Marketing Officer)$224,278
Min: $165K
Max: $300K

Skills that affect Social Media Manager salaries in Chicago

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

Recent Social Media Manager salaries in Chicago

$52,000
Yearly Salary
A Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $52,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Paid Social Manager reported a yearly salary of $82,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$82,000
Yearly Salary
A Paid Social Manager reported a yearly salary of $82,000 with +$7,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Chicago
1-5 Reports
$77,500
Yearly Salary
A Social Strategist reported a yearly salary of $77,500 with +$2,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Chicago
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Video & Social Media Manager reported a yearly salary of $68,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
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
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