Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Moderator make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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Industry

$75,700 / yrTotal Pay
$59,604 / yrBase Pay
$16,096 / yrAdditional Pay

$75,700

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$44K$136K
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The estimated total pay for a Moderator is $75,700 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $59,604 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $16,096 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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Total Pay Trajectory

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$75,700 /yr
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Related Job Titles

For Moderator

Some related job titles are Facilitator Salaries with median pay of $53,715, Online Community Manager Salaries with median pay of $65,072, Chat Salaries with median pay of $69,059, Community Manager Salaries with median pay of $66,004.

Top Paying Companies

For a Moderator in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Moderator in United States. Employers include Lithium Technologies, Bazaarvoice and Roblox.

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Lithium Technologies
$207,566/yr
4
LiveWorld
$124,308/yr
5
Ipsos
$119,046/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Moderator in United States

The top 4 paying industries for a Moderator in United States are Information Technology with a median total pay of $171,366, Management & Consulting with a median total pay of $119,046, Media & Communication with a median total pay of $99,931 and Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $83,253.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$171,366

    28% Higher than other industries

  • Management & ConsultingManagement & Consulting$119,046

    3% Lower than other industries

  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$99,931

    22% Lower than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$83,253

    47% Lower than other industries

Information Technology

Top paying companies in Information Technology for Moderator are Lithium Technologies, Bazaarvoice, and Roblox.

Lithium TechnologiesLithium Technologies$207,566/yr
BazaarvoiceBazaarvoice$174,890/yr
RobloxRoblox$167,842/yr

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Content Moderator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$2,235

/hr

$35 | $2K

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
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Social Media Content Moderator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12,036

/hr

$36 | $12K

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
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Social Media Content Moderator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$32,640

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Content Moderator

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$16

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

4-6 years
2 days ago
Moderator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$20

/hr

Submitted2 days ago

1-3 years
2 days ago
Content Moderator

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$100,000

/yr

Submitted2 days ago

10-14 years
2 days ago
Content Moderator

United States of America

 | <1 year

$17

/hr

Submitted3 days ago

<1 year
3 days ago

Moderator pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Moderator is $59,604 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Moderator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 220 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Moderator employees.

The highest salary for a Moderator in United States is $106,640 per year.

The lowest salary for a Moderator in United States is $34,570 per year.

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