We are Social Media Managers in charge of designing, building and managing effective communication strategies on the different social platforms on the Internet. It is our responsibility to create content for the different spaces in which the company, organization or institution that has hired us is presenting. We are fundamental in the sustainability of companies, reaching a very relevant role in their business pyramid. It is that, through his work, a network manager can give great visibility to the company's website.

Core tasks:

  • verify the existing social networks of the client's company
  • make a list of all corporate social media accounts and evaluate their current performance
  • stay up-to-date on social trends
  • conduct a competitive analysis
  • establish the procedure by which social media activities are requested and carried out
  • determine who has access to all accounts and centralize permissions, if necessary


Years on other jobs

How many years do people usually work on other jobs before becoming a Social Media Manager?
5-7 years
Years on other jobs
On average, people work more than 5-7 years in other positions prior to becoming a Social Media Manager.

Position lifespan

How long does a Social Media Manager work in this position across multiple employers?
1-3 years
Position lifespan
On average, a Social Media Manager works in this position for 1-3 years across multiple employers.

Job hopper score

How likely is a Social Media Manager to change companies while holding the same title?
Job hopper score
The job hopper score is Medium for a Social Media Manager.

Career path

Path to job

Prior positions

Most people held these titles before becoming a Social Media Manager.
4 %
Social Media Specialist
Avg. length of tenure:2 years
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3 %
Social Media Coordinator
Avg. length of tenure:1 year
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Fields of study

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Top educational institutions

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Arizona State University-Tempe
Boston University

Path after job

Subsequent positions

A Social Media Manager typically moves on to these titles.
4 %
Marketing Manager
Avg. length of tenure:1 year
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3 %
Social Media Director
Avg. length of tenure:2 years
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Social Media Manager age distribution

Gender ratio

Social Media Manager gender distribution


Top employers

These companies currently have Social Media Manager positions open.
Manufacturing - Communcations Equipment, Telecommunications
Large size


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