How much does a Social Media Strategist make?

Updated Sep 16, 2021

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$58,805 /yr
Average Base Pay

480 salaries

$37K

Low

$59K

Average

$93K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Social Media Strategist is $58,805 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Social Media Strategist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 480 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Social Media Strategist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Social Media Manager$55,131 /yr
L3
Senior Social Media Manager$82,021 /yr
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Resolution
4

Resolution

Social Media Strategist

$62,599

 /yr
Range: $49K - $69K
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$49K

$69K

$49,490 - $69,117 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Social Media Strategist

$102,275

 /yr
Range: $84K - $117K

$84K

$117K

$83,895 - $116,716 Range

Khoros
3.9

Khoros

Social Media Strategist

$80,443

 /yr
Range: $59K - $94K

$59K

$94K

$58,559 - $93,983 Range

R/GA
3.8

R/GA

Social Media Strategist

$67,054

 /yr
Range: $64K - $103K

$64K

$103K

$64,270 - $103,028 Range

Laundry Service
3.2

Laundry Service

Social Media Strategist

$60,653

 /yr
Range: $48K - $80K

$48K

$80K

$47,884 - $80,321 Range

Brafton
4.1

Brafton

Social Media Strategist

$43,162

 /yr
Range: $37K - $45K

$37K

$45K

$36,784 - $45,043 Range

Spectrum Science
3.9

Spectrum Science

Social Media Strategist

$74,486

 /yr
Range: $65K - $80K

$65K

$80K

$64,909 - $80,321 Range

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Thrive Internet Marketing
4.3

Thrive Internet Marketing

Social Media Strategist

$53,204

 /yr
Range: $45K - $67K

$45K

$67K

$45,000 - $66,768 Range

QNARY
3.2

QNARY

Social Media Strategist

$45,000

 /yr
Range: $45K - $50K

$45K

$50K

$45,000 - $50,241 Range

Ogilvy
3.6

Ogilvy

Social Media Strategist

$65,459

 /yr
Range: $61K - $106K

$61K

$106K

$61,127 - $106,387 Range

Hearts & Science
3.2

Hearts & Science

Social Media Strategist

$63,529

 /yr
Range: $44K - $65K

$44K

$65K

$43,795 - $65,260 Range

Stream Companies
4.2

Stream Companies

Social Media Strategist

$55,265

 /yr
Range: $49K - $63K

$49K

$63K

$49,288 - $62,578 Range

BELAY
4.3

BELAY

Social Media Strategist - Hourly Contractor

$31

 /hr
Range: $30 - $33

$30

$33

$30 - $33 Range

2060 Digital
4.4

2060 Digital

Social Media Strategist

$52,853

 /yr
Range: $40K - $54K

$40K

$54K

$40,230 - $54,128 Range

TTEC
3.6

TTEC

Social Media Strategist - Hourly

$17

 /hr
Range: $17 - $21

$17

$21

$17 - $21 Range

Garmin
4.1

Garmin

Social Media Strategist

$55,993

 /yr
Range: $52K - $62K

$52K

$62K

$51,679 - $62,000 Range

OMD
3.5

OMD

Social Media Strategist

$73,772

 /yr
Range: $69K - $74K

$69K

$74K

$68,505 - $73,896 Range

Horizon Media
4.1

Horizon Media

Social Media Strategist

$45,538

 /yr
Range: $38K - $75K

$38K

$75K

$38,321 - $74,967 Range

BuzzFeed
3.5

BuzzFeed

Social Media Strategist

$62,129

 /yr
Range: $58K - $63K

$58K

$63K

$58,046 - $63,080 Range

Abstrakt Marketing Group
3.9

Abstrakt Marketing Group

Social Media Strategist

$40,528

 /yr
Range: $39K - $41K

$39K

$41K

$39,354 - $40,696 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Social Media Strategist salaries

The national average salary for a Social Media Strategist is $58,805 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Social Media Strategist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 480 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Social Media Strategist employees.

The highest salary for a Social Media Strategist in United States is $93,178 per year.

The lowest salary for a Social Media Strategist in United States is $37,112 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$18
hourly
A Social Media Manager in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $18 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
 
Full-time
1 to 50 employees
$100
hourly
A Social Media Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $100 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$80,000
per year
A Social Media Manager in the Boston, MA Area area reported making $80,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Boston, MA Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$87,088
per year
A Social Media Manager in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $87,088 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$30,000
per year
A Social Media Manager in the Dayton, OH Area area reported making $30,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dayton, OH Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A Paid Social Specialist in the Los Angeles, CA Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Los Angeles, CA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$50,394
per year
A Social Marketing Manager in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $50,394 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
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