2019 Content Manager Salary Chicago | Built In Chicago
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Content Manager salary in Chicago

Average Base Salary in Chicago

Additional Cash Compensation
Total Compensation
Median: $72K
Min: $45K
Max: $92K

How Much Does a Content Manager Make in Chicago?

The average salary for a Content Manager in Chicago is $72,300. The average additional cash compensation for a Content Manager in Chicago is $10,000. The average total compensation for a Content Manager in Chicago is $82,300. Content Manager salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Chicago from anonymous Content Manager employees in Chicago.

Chicago by the numbers

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Chicago Companies with the Highest Content Salaries

Agency, Information Technology
Big Data, Fintech

Content Manager Salary ranges

The most common Content Manager salary in Chicago is between $70k - $80k.

Average Content Manager Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Content Manager make the most at companies with 1-10 employees, earning $80,000 on average.

Content Manager Salary by gender

Content Manager Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Content Manager with 7+ years of experience is $80,000.

Average Content salaries in Chicago

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
Editor $56,136
Min: $42K
Max: $74K
Content Strategist $63,036
Min: $35K
Max: $90K
Content Marketing Manager $64,750
Min: $42K
Max: $110K
Technical Writer $67,500
Min: $43K
Max: $95K
Copywriter $68,433
Min: $52K
Max: $87K
Content Manager $72,300
Min: $45K
Max: $92K
Senior Technical Writer $106,167
Min: $90K
Max: $140K

Content Manager jobs in Chicago

Content Specialist

2 weeks ago
The Content Specialist ensures the accuracy, quality, and transparency of product offerings on the Groupon platform. They are responsible for upholding Groupon’s dedication to transparency through researching, vetting, writing, and editing deals and publishing them to the site. This role will craft and process content from existing information, and on occasion produce content from scratch. Some basic data entry and handling of stock images will also be required.

Content Promotion Specialist

5 days ago
Creating and executing strategies to acquire backlinks to targeted content to increase organic rankings. Promote content produced by specific writers to increase traffic and visibility. Use advanced Google search techniques and queries to find link opportunities. Finding and qualifying new content through Ahrefs for link opportunities. Outreach to bloggers, companies, content teams, influencers, editors, and publications via email, social media, cold calling, etc. Building healthy relationships with bloggers, publications and content teams. Creating backlink-able content such as infographics, statistic roundups, videos, and other new forms of content Writing guest posts to be published on other websites.

Data Content Researcher

1 week ago
he Portfolio Acquisition & Analytics team is seeking a content researcher to drive a variety of initiatives related to fixed income, equity, and multi-asset portfolio analytics. You will use your independent research and initiative to add significant value to strategic projects, contributing to the next generation of portfolio analytics and data. You will learn the nuances of investment products, interacting with internal stakeholders in Research, Solutions, and Products and external institutional clients. This position is based in Chicago. 

Content Promotion and Outreach Intern

14 hours ago
We are seeking those who are eager to develop a strong foundation in the tenets of content marketing promotion. Interns will help the content team gain visibility into newly published pieces by reaching out to influencers, journalists, and other content teams through email marketing and social media. The ultimate goal will be acquiring links from other websites to our new and existing content.

Content Manager

6 days ago
We are looking for a content marketer with experience in commercial real estate research who thrives in a fast growth environment. Our team consists of marketers, designers and data analysts who promote the Truss marketplace. You will be creating content for a brand new line of business, Truss Analytics, reaching commercial property owners, as well as content for the Truss website targeting small business owners. This includes collaborating with

Editor, Growth Content

3 days ago
Help set the vision, strategy, and execution for part of Built In’s community content. Lead the development and growth of existing and new story types. Work with our team of writers to develop stories focused on trends, people and broader topics in the technology industry. Edit news stories and features as they come in as well as assist with writing headlines. Manage the weekly editorial calendar, ensuring that stories are proceeding according to deadlines. Plan and manage daily operations.

Content Production Associate

4 days ago
   Learning a bunch of new stuff pretty quickly. From your first day at Jellyvision, you’ll be learning a lot. We’ll train you up on the complex world of health care benefits, as well as our in-house software, tools, and systems. But don’t worry—we won’t throw you into the pool without an inflatable rubber ducky life preserver. Our Production team really is a team and we all keep learning as we go.      Organization, communication, tools, and problem-solving. Making versions of ALEX involves a ton of quick—yet careful—coordination. You apply everything you learned in training and work closely with many other people and departments to get it all done.    Bug-busting. When bugs in ALEX pop up, you’ll track down the problem and fix it, or quickly and courteously get coworkers to help. (Unless it’s a spider. Then you’re on your own, pal.) We’ll teach you all the skills you’ll need to know, but having some general-purpose tech-savvy is a plus!

Director, Content Marketing

4 days ago
project44 is revolutionizing the freight and logistics industry by applying cutting edge technologies to automate the entire lifecycle of freight shipments including quoting, scheduling, and real-time visibility. project44’s network of APIs is capable of optimizing the shipment lifecycle, empowering companies to deliver the best customer experience possible, and provide up to date data while cutting costs along the way.

Content Director, Growth

5 days ago
Lead the strategy for our new community content teams. You’ll help create story concepts that span a wide variety of goals. You’ll initially manage two editors (each editor manages up to five writers), but over the next year your team will grow to four editors. Elevate good storytelling into great storytelling, but with a firm pulse on prioritization and execution. Help mentor and manage a team of editors and writers. Offer improvements to streamline the editorial process and, make us more effective and efficient. Maintain a keen eye on publishing schedules and editorial calendars, with a creative and collaborative approach to finding solutions. Help hire, train and mentor new members of the team.

Freelance Finance Content Writer

1 week ago
Paro is seeking an experienced content writer knowledgeable in business and finance for the Paro blog. Content writer need not be a subject matter expert, instead, we’re looking for an excellent writer and thorough researcher who can craft quality, long form blog posts.

Content Marketing Specialist

1 week ago
ActiveCampaign is a marketing automation, email, and CRM platform built for growing businesses. As one of the fastest-growing tech companies in Chicago, we serve our 60,000+ users (mostly small businesses) by helping them make meaningful connections with their customers. As a Content Marketing Specialist, you’ll create high-quality content and case studies for the ActiveCampaign blog, as well as contribute to keyword research and other content

Content Marketing Manager

1 week ago
HealthJoy is looking for a creative and smart wordsmith to join the marketing team. This person will be responsible for creating raving HealthJoy fan through compelling content. They will help HealthJoy become thought leaders and industry experts to our target broker partners, potential HR clients, CFOs and our employee members. They will do this by developing content throughout all stages of the buyer’s journey and add value to the industry.

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