How much does a City Manager make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a City Manager in the United States is $49 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $45 and $55. Hourly rate can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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What is a City Manager?

A City Manager is an official appointed as the administrative manager of a city, in a council–manager form of city government. Local officials serving in this position are sometimes referred to as the chief executive officer (CEO) or chief administrative officer (CAO) in some municipalities....

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City of Danville - Danville , VA
... City of Danville, Virginia is seeking qualified candidates for a career opportunity with the Public Works Department to manage and direct the Traffic Control section of the Engineering Division
Recruitology - 17 days ago
Extended Stay America - Roanoke , VA
Coordinates, directs and manages the staff and everyday hotel operations to achieve profitability ... Infrequent travel from one city to another is required which may necessitate air travel. KNOWLEDGE ...
Extended Stay America - 55 days ago
City Of Alexandria Virginia - Alexandria , VA
Senior Human Services Benefits Program Specialist (Trainer) The City of Alexandria is located in ... on Virginia Case Management System, SNAP, Medical Assistance, and other staff development ...
Recruitics REACH - 4 days ago
General Healthcare Resources - Travel Nursing - Arlington , VA
Travel Step Down Registered Nurse (RN) assignment in Morehead City, NC!! Earn $1,572/gross pay for ... Recruiting Manager: Cassie Wegrzyn Call/text at 716-631-3785 today! Email: Cwegrzyn ...
Appcast - 26 days ago
General Healthcare Resources - Travel Nursing - Arlington , VA
Travel ICU Registered NURSE (RN) in Orange City, FL Earn $4,300/week gross pay for this ICU **COVID ... Shawna Adams -Recruiting Manager sadams@ghrtravelnursing.com 716-670-8373 (Call/Text) We are an ...
Appcast - 26 days ago
AvalonBay - Virginia Beach , VA
Job Type: ExemptState::MD City:Owings MillsBrand:Avalon Overview AvalonBay is proud to be named one of Glassdoor's Best Places to Work in 2019.Creating a better way to liveis the purpose that binds ...
SoftPros - 1 day ago
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Average Hourly Wage

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These charts show the average hourly wage (core compensation), as well as the average total hourly cash compensation for the job of City Manager in the United States. The average hourly rate for City Manager ranges from $45 to $55 with the average hourly pay of $49. The total hourly cash compensation, which includes base and short-term incentives, can vary anywhere from $51 to $64 with the average total hourly cash compensation of $56.

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