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Become A Content Manager

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Working As A Content Manager

  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships
  • Interacting With Computers
  • Organizing, Planning, and Prioritizing Work
  • Making Decisions and Solving Problems
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Stressful

  • $63,817

    Average Salary

What Does A Content Manager Do

A Content Manager is focused on creating, improving, and maintaining content to achieve the business goals. They lead a team of copywriters and content executives.

How To Become A Content Manager

A bachelor’s degree is required for most advertising, promotions, and marketing management positions. These managers typically have work experience in advertising, marketing, promotions, or sales.

Education

A bachelor’s degree is required for most advertising, promotions, and marketing management positions. For advertising management positions, some employers prefer a bachelor’s degree in advertising or journalism. A relevant course of study might include classes in marketing, consumer behavior, market research, sales, communication methods and technology, visual arts, art history, and photography.

Most marketing managers need a bachelor’s degree. Courses in business law, management, economics, finance, computer science, mathematics, and statistics are advantageous. For example, courses in computer science are helpful in developing an approach to maximize online traffic, by utilizing online search results, because maximizing such traffic is critical for digital advertisements and promotions. In addition, completing an internship while in school can be useful.

Work Experience in a Related Occupation

Advertising, promotional, and marketing managers typically have work experience in advertising, marketing, promotions, or sales. For example, many managers are former sales representatives; buyers or purchasing agents; or public relations specialists.

Important Qualities

Analytical skills. Advertising, promotions, and marketing managers must be able to analyze industry trends to determine the most promising strategies for their organization. 

Communication skills. Managers must be able to communicate effectively with a broad-based team made up of other managers or staff members during the advertising, promotions, and marketing process. They must also be able to communicate persuasively with the public.

Creativity. Advertising, promotions, and marketing managers must be able to generate new and imaginative ideas.

Decisionmaking skills. Managers often must choose between competing advertising and marketing strategies put forward by staff.

Interpersonal skills. These managers must deal with a range of people in different roles, both inside and outside the organization.

Organizational skills. Advertising, promotions, and marketing managers must manage their time and budget efficiently while directing and motivating staff members.

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Content Manager Demographics

Gender

  • Female

    50.8%
  • Male

    46.9%
  • Unknown

    2.4%

Ethnicity

  • White

    77.3%
  • Hispanic or Latino

    10.7%
  • Asian

    9.2%
  • Unknown

    2.1%
  • Black or African American

    0.8%
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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

    46.4%
  • French

    12.3%
  • German

    5.6%
  • Russian

    5.2%
  • Mandarin

    4.8%
  • Chinese

    4.4%
  • Japanese

    3.6%
  • Korean

    3.2%
  • Portuguese

    3.2%
  • Italian

    2.0%
  • Arabic

    2.0%
  • Cantonese

    1.2%
  • Hebrew

    1.2%
  • Swedish

    0.8%
  • Turkish

    0.8%
  • Hindi

    0.8%
  • Vietnamese

    0.8%
  • Thai

    0.8%
  • Polish

    0.8%
  • Dutch

    0.4%
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Real Content Manager Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
Principal Content PUB Manager Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA Apr 02, 2013 $178,717
Global Adwords Content Manager Google Inc. Mountain View, CA Feb 14, 2011 $162,900
Content Manager Facebook, Inc. Menlo Park, CA Jul 12, 2015 $150,893 -
$170,893
Content Manager Facebook, Inc. Menlo Park, CA Jun 06, 2016 $150,893
Manager of Technical Content Interviewstreet, Inc. (DBA Hackerrank) Palo Alto, CA Feb 09, 2016 $150,000
Content Manager Facebook, Inc. Menlo Park, CA Nov 17, 2014 $150,000
Content Publishing Manager-Development Microsoft Corporation Redmond, WA Feb 15, 2016 $122,000
Manager 1, Commerce Content OPS Google Inc. Mountain View, CA Aug 15, 2012 $120,000
Content Manager Smart It Staffing, Inc. Indianapolis, IN Apr 04, 2015 $119,600
Marketing Content Manager Apple Inc. Cupertino, CA Jun 02, 2014 $115,000 -
$135,000
Content Manager Amazon Corporate LLC Seattle, WA Aug 06, 2016 $115,000
Content Manager Smart It Staffing, Inc. Indianapolis, IN Apr 04, 2012 $110,240
Entertainment Content Manager Global Eagle Entertainment, Inc. Irvine, CA Dec 13, 2014 $110,000
Content Manager III Amazon Corporate LLC New York, NY Mar 09, 2016 $108,493 -
$161,000
Media Content Manager Movember Foundation Culver City, CA Mar 21, 2016 $89,000
Content Manager Amazon Corporate LLC Seattle, WA May 20, 2015 $87,381 -
$108,300
Content Manager II Amazon Corporate LLC Seattle, WA Aug 07, 2013 $86,050 -
$103,400
Content Manager SNL Financial Charlottesville, VA Jan 26, 2015 $85,280 -
$95,000
Associate Content Manager Factset Research Systems, Inc. Norwalk, CT Sep 05, 2015 $85,000 -
$120,000
Entertainment Content Manager Post Modern Edit LLC Irvine, CA Dec 13, 2012 $85,000
Content Manager Demand Media, Inc. Santa Monica, CA Sep 11, 2014 $83,500
Content Manager Objectstream, Inc. Franklin, TN May 26, 2012 $82,000
Clinical Healthcare Content Manager 2 McKesson Corporation The Woodlands, TX Sep 04, 2012 $69,400 -
$118,200
Product and Financial Content Manager Eduson, Inc. Palo Alto, CA Sep 21, 2016 $68,500
Associate Content Manager Factset Research Systems, Inc. New York, NY Dec 15, 2014 $68,000 -
$78,000
Content Manager I Amazon Corporate LLC Seattle, WA Sep 05, 2016 $66,800
Wolfram Alpha Content Manager Wolfram Alpha, LLC Champaign, IL Jan 02, 2012 $65,000
International Advertising Content Manager Time Inc. New York, NY Mar 24, 2013 $65,000 -
$75,000
Content Manager Wolfram Alpha LLC Champaign, IL Jul 13, 2015 $65,000
International Advertising Content Manager Time Inc. New York, NY Mar 24, 2011 $64,000 -
$74,000

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Top Skills for A Content Manager

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Top Content Manager Skills

  1. Web Content
  2. Online Content
  3. Content Strategy
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Generated and edited web content for educational online platforms for Discovery Channel, PBS, and C-Span
  • Turned negative online images into positive ones via community engagement and quality online content.
  • Shepherded content strategy/system improvements through priority boards/development teams.
  • Created a new company content management system while managing multiple teams within two months.
  • Created an official company page on Facebook to facilitate interactions with customers.

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