Jobs in Social Media: What Are They Like?A highly responsible job profile, the candidate must have worked result oriented and demonstrated skills as well results. Extensive social media expertise and constant research. The person would be requiring to be a part of a every distinct, small to big social media activities not leaving blogging, community development and management, social bookmarking, commenting etc. But more to all these, the individual need to be someone who is connected to the broader social world, with connections that speak more. The next important part here is, the individual need to be a strategic thinker and be ready to roll sleeves up to bring in results. Here are few of the top social media job profiles, key responsibilities and payouts.

Editor publisher

The job profile of the individual as the name suggest would carry extensive editing, publishing and associated work for social media campaigns. Sole responsibility and will in charge to execute tailored social media campaigns. Salary scale not less than $35,000 and may be up to about $45,000.


This one profile would carry individuals responsible to weight and quantify perfect the companies overall social media presence and as well specific social campaigns runs and its results. Salary scale ranges from $40,000 to $60,000.

Product developer

Product developer or another twin profile to this is digital communications expert. This profile got the handle the entire social capabilities and integrate them to the companies website and make sure that all is working best and are result oriented in each layer.Pay scale ranges from $70,000 to $100,000.

Community manager

Its and extensive customer focused job profile, customer management, user management and potential customer conversion. This profile would as well carry with it additional layers as marketing/ sales, legal, HR, product development. Average salary ranges from $60,000-$100,000.

Social media manager

The big profile on social media profile. The profile handling individual would be responsible for the entire social media strategies and the company presence by the same. Idea implementation and campaign launches. Average Salary ranges from $90,000 to $120,000.

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Yogitha, loves to write, on just about anything. Realising her passion not too late in life, she managed to complete her Masters in Communication from Women's Christian College, Chennai. Currently, she works as a Technical Writer with Cognizant. A complete 'sitcom buff'', her current must see list has 'The Big Bang Theory' right on top!

One comment on “Jobs in Social Media: What Are They Like?

  1. Siju George on said:

    Hmm seems very impressive salary. But I am sure no one can expect this kind of salary in India 🙂

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