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Onward Search

February 08, 2012 15:18 ET

Onward Search Releases Social Media Jobs Salary Guide

New Infographic Reveals the Hottest U.S. Job Markets and Salary Data for Social Media Professionals

WILTON, CT--(Marketwire - Feb 8, 2012) - Onward Search, the nation's leading staffing agency for digital marketing and interactive design talent, released an infographic guide today that helps social media professionals identify the best opportunities to develop their careers. The Social Media Jobs Salary Guide, available in the Onward Search Career Center at, shows where to find the best social media jobs, which job titles are in highest demand, and what salaries those high demand jobs can earn. The release of the guide coincides with Social Media Week 2012, a series of worldwide series of events and conversations about the global impact of social media.

The Social Media Jobs Salary Guide reveals the top 20 U.S. markets for finding a social media job, with California leading the way with more social media job opportunities than any other state. New York, Boston, and Washington, DC prove there are strong East Coast job markets as well. "Blogger/Social Media Content Writer" topped the guide's list of the six most in-demand social media job titles, representing 30% of Onward Search's social media job postings in 2011. Job seekers will find the salary range chart for each of these six titles across all 20 top cities a valuable resource as they plan their social media careers.

"Hiring a social media professional is no longer an afterthought for successful companies," said Ken Clark, chief operating officer at Onward Search. "We created the Social Media Jobs Salary Guide to show job seekers where their social media skills are needed the most and what options they have for building a truly successful career. Our goal is to call attention to these opportunities and the growing need for talented social media marketers during Social Media Week."

Job seekers and seasoned social media professionals alike who want to position themselves to land a better job can download this new guide in Onward Search's Career Center, a growing library of career tips and guidance for professionals in the interactive and digital marketing fields.

About Onward Search

Onward Search is the nation's leading staffing agency for digital marketing and interactive design talent. We offer a full range of recruitment and staffing solutions to include contract staffing, permanent placement, and executive search.

Onward Search is headquartered in Wilton, CT with branch offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Los Angeles, New York City, San Francisco, and Washington, D.C. We can be found online at, on Twitter at, or on Facebook at

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