Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Social Media Moderator make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$42,368 / yrTotal Pay
$39,901 / yrBase Pay
$2,467 / yrAdditional Pay

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The estimated total pay for a Social Media Moderator is $42,368 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $39,901 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 $2,467 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

For Moderator

$73,659 /yr
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Top Paying Companies

For a Social Media Moderator in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Social Media Moderator in United States. Employers include Hulu, LiveWorld and Genpact.

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Hulu
$62,911/yr
2
LiveWorld
$53,333/yr

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Top Paying Industries

For a Social Media Moderator in United States

The top 4 paying industries for a Social Media Moderator in United States are Media & Communication with a median total pay of $58,122, Information Technology with a median total pay of $49,201, Telecommunications with a median total pay of $41,394 and Human Resources & Staffing with a median total pay of $40,102.

IndustryTotal PayTotal Pay Insight
  • Media & CommunicationMedia & Communication$58,122

    19% Higher than other industries

  • Information TechnologyInformation Technology$49,201

    4% Higher than other industries

  • TelecommunicationsTelecommunications$41,394

    14% Lower than other industries

  • Human Resources & StaffingHuman Resources & Staffing$40,102

    17% Lower than other industries

Media & Communication

Top paying companies in Media & Communication for Social Media Moderator are Hulu and LiveWorld.

HuluHulu$62,911/yr
LiveWorldLiveWorld$53,333/yr

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What is the pay outlook for Education?

Job growth in education remains steady, with modest growth in salaries and greater opportunities for workers with STEM specialization or those with advanced degrees. Opportunities are likely to persist with the projected rise in student enrollment in the coming years. Jobs are often reliant upon state and local budgets with public sector benefits being an attractive feature for many job-seekers.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Chat Moderator

United States of America

 | 10-14 years

$4,028

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$28 | $4K

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Content Moderator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$12

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1-3 years
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Social Media Moderator

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$19

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Social Media Moderator

United States of America

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$16

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Social Media Moderator

United States of America

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$16

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Moderator

United States of America

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$18

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Social Media Content Moderator

United States of America

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$18

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Social Media Moderator pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Social Media Moderator is $39,901 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Social Media Moderator salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 113 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Social Media Moderator employees.

The highest salary for a Social Media Moderator in United States is $57,756 per year.

The lowest salary for a Social Media Moderator in United States is $27,565 per year.

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