Social Media Specialist Salaries in Chicago, IL Area

97 SalariesUpdated Jan 21, 2021

Average Base Pay
$49,519 / yr
3% above national average
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Additional Cash Compensation

Average$3,924
Range$545 - $33,511

How much does a Social Media Specialist make in Chicago, IL?

The average salary for a Social Media Specialist is $49,519 in Chicago, IL. Salaries estimates are based on 97 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Social Media Specialist employees in Chicago, IL.

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Social Media Specialist

Havas Media

$56,764/yr

Range: $55K - $68K

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$56,764/yr
$55K$68K

Social Media Specialist

Affinitiv

$51,759/yr

Range: $43K - $54K

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$51,759/yr
$43K$54K

Social Media Specialist

mcgarrybowen

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$42K - $53K

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$42K - $53K
$42K$53K

Social Media Specialist

Tempus Labs

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$77K - $83K

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$77K - $83K
$77K$83K
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$54K - $59K
$54K$59K

Social Media Specialist

IBM

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$75K - $82K

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$75K - $82K
$75K$82K

Social Media Specialist - Hourly

Accenture

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$24 - $26hourly

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$24 - $26hourly
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Social Media Specialist

Hyatt

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$63K - $69K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$63K - $69K
$63K$69K

Social Media Specialist

Penn National Gaming

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$46K - $49K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$46K - $49K
$46K$49K

Social Media Specialist - Hourly

DePaul University

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$12 - $13hourly

1 employee salary or estimate

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$12 - $13hourly
$12$13

Social Media Specialist

Sprout Social

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$52K - $56K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$52K - $56K
$52K$56K

Social Media Specialist

Life Fitness

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$48K - $52K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$48K - $52K
$48K$52K

Social Media Specialist

Weigel Broadcasting

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$37K - $39K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$37K - $39K
$37K$39K

Social Media Specialist - Hourly

Moody Bible Institute

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$13 - $14hourly

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$13 - $14hourly
$13$14

Social Media Specialist

Moody Bible Institute

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$39K - $42K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$39K - $42K
$39K$42K

Social Media Specialist

Upshot

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$49K - $53K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$49K - $53K
$49K$53K

Social Media Specialist

Walker Sands

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$43K - $47K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$43K - $47K
$43K$47K

Social Media Specialist

L2TMedia

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$41K - $44K

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$41K - $44K
$41K$44K

Social Media Specialist

Little City Foundation

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$40K - $44K

1 employee salary or estimate

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$40K - $44K
$40K$44K

Social Media Specialist - Hourly

icuc.social

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$10 - $11hourly

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$10 - $11hourly
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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent social media specialist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$40,000
per year
A Media Relations Specialist reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$56,000
per year
A Paid Media Strategist reported making $56,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Private Practice / Firm
$12
hourly
A Digital Media Engineer reported making $12 per hour
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Intern
51 to 200 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$65,000
per year
A Paid Media Strategist reported making $65,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Paid Media Strategist reported making $65,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Media reported making $15 per hour
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Intern
5001 to 10000 employees
 
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$58,007
per year
A Media Strategist reported making $58,007 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$57,230
per year
A Media Relations Specialist reported making $57,230 per year
Additional Pay
$200 commissions
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$32,000
per year
A Media Administrator reported making $32,000 per year
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1-2 years experience
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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