How much does a Social Media Marketing Specialist make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Social Media Marketing Specialist in the United States is $22 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $20 and $25. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Vidant Health - Richmond , VA
Working knowledge of market dynamics, current marketing/communications principles, digital, social ... the Social Media Specialist is a seasoned strategist, creative thinker and storyteller
Joblift GmbH (USD CPC) - 37 days ago
Teacup Tech Systems - Glen Allen , VA
We are seeking a Marketing Specialist with 3-5 years hands-on experience in digital and consumer ... Develop and execute paid social media strategies as appropriate for Facebook/Instagram, Twitter ...
ZipRecruiter - 30 days ago
Practice Promotions - Richmond , VA
We are hiring an Internal Marketing Specialist to create a high interest and demand for more of ... Social media group management * Direct Mail planning & scheduling * Compelling marketing & sales ...
ZipRecruiter - 19 days ago
Tedbree - Keller , VA
Your role is to implement online marketing strategies through social media accounts. If you are a tech-savvy professional with an interest in communicating with clients through online channels, we ... - 41 days ago
PrideStaff - Sterling , VA
Manage social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, and their associated ... Digital Marketing Coordinator * Bachelor's degree in relevant field * 3-5 years' experience
Lensa - 51 days ago
The Teaching Company / The Great Courses - Chantilly , VA
Strong knowledge and use of digital marketing channels for acquiring customers, including Social Media platforms, "over the top" devices such as Roku, Fire TV, or Apple TV, online shopping ...
ZipRecruiter - 13 days ago
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