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Content Manager salary in US

Average Base Salary in US

$79,054
$11,252
Additional Cash Compensation
$90,306
Total Compensation
Median: 77,000
Min: $0K
Max: $230K

How Much Does a Content Manager Make in US?

The average salary for a Content Manager in US is $79,054. The average additional cash compensation for a Content Manager in US is $11,252. The average total compensation for a Content Manager in US is $90,306. Content Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Content Manager employees in US.

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best-paying cities for Content Manager

The metropolitan areas that pay the highest salaries for software engineers are Orange County, San Francisco, Seattle, Albuquerque and New York City.
City NameAverage SalaryCompared to National Average
Orange County$132,667
+ 41% (78,441)
San Francisco, CA$109,889
+ 29% (78,441)
Seattle, WA$97,433
+ 19% (78,441)
Albuquerque, NM$96,667
+ 19% (78,441)
New York City, NY$92,871
+ 16% (78,441)
Remote$91,806
+ 15% (78,441)
Boston, MA$90,706
+ 14% (78,441)
Washington DC$84,141
+ 7% (78,441)
Los Angeles, CA$82,663
+ 5% (78,441)
San Diego, CA$82,429
+ 5% (78,441)

Content Manager Salary by gender

The average Content Manager salary for women is $80,000 and the average Content Manager salary for men is $92,982.

Content Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Content Manager with 7+ years of experience is $106,877. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $102,959.

Content Manager Salary ranges

The most common Content Manager salary in US is between $80k - $90k.

Average Content salaries in US

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
Editor$70,679
Min: $0K
Max: $200K
Copywriter$73,288
Min: $30K
Max: $230K
Content Strategist$77,782
Min: $11K
Max: $210K
Technical Writer$78,092
Min: $20K
Max: $224K
Content Manager$79,054
Min: $0K
Max: $230K
Content Marketing Manager$87,201
Min: $0K
Max: $210K
Senior Technical Writer$98,244
Min: $57K
Max: $200K

Career Info

Content Manager jobs in US

Skills that affect Content Manager salaries in US

1
Ad Copy
7% have this skill
2
Content Marketing
5% have this skill
3
Blogging
3% have this skill
4
Analytical Research
3% have this skill
5
Content Strategy
3% have this skill
6
B2B content
3% have this skill

Average Content Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Content Manager make the most at companies with 501-1,000 employees, earning $88,349 on average.

Recent Content Manager salaries in US

$160,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $160,000
7+ Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
51-200 Employees
Remote
$95,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $95,000 with +$9,500 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Remote
$100,000
Yearly Salary
A Exercise Programming and Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $100,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Remote
$133,000
Yearly Salary
A Manager of Content and Creative Direction reported a yearly salary of $133,000 with +$16,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
New York City, NY
5-10 Reports
$145,000
Yearly Salary
A Software Engineer reported a yearly salary of $145,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Albuquerque, NM
$135,000
Yearly Salary
A Associate - Marketing Design reported a yearly salary of $135,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
New York City, NY
$68,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $68,000
1-3 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Austin, TX
$65,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Management Specialist reported a yearly salary of $65,000 with +$12,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Prefer not to say
1,000+ Employees
Chicago, IL
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $150,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
11-50 Employees
Remote
$47,000
Yearly Salary
A Content Manager reported a yearly salary of $47,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Male
1,000+ Employees
Austin, TX
1-5 Reports