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Average Salary - Media / United States UNITED STATES


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May 2022
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AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR MOST TYPICAL SALARY / YEAR
Gross income
Net (after tax)

$67,093 USD

£51,537 GBP
New York City

$78,835 USD

$32,000 USD

£24,580 GBP
Including "New York City"
Excluding "New York City"

Average Salary / Media / United States

Average salary for Media / United States is $67,093 USD per year. The most typical earning is $32,000 USD. All data are based on 236 salary surveys. Salaries are different between men and women. Men receive an average salary of $76,900 USD. Women receive a salary of $62,600 USD.

Based on education, the highest salaries receive people with Masters Degree with salary of $79,100 USD. The second most paid education level is Bachelors Degree with salary of $64,900 USD.

Different experiences affect earning as well. People with 12-16 Years of experience receive salary of $104,800 USD. Employees with 20+ Years of experience receive $100,000 USD.

Levels / Media / United States (Gross USD)

Salary Levels (USD) per Year Surveys [%]
$10,000 USD - $14,999 USD
0 n/a
$15,000 USD - $19,999 USD
1 100%
0.42%
$20,000 USD - $24,999 USD
14 99.58%
5.93%
$25,000 USD - $29,999 USD
16 93.64%
6.78%
THE MOST TYPICAL SALARY
$30,000 USD - $34,999 USD
27 86.86%
11.44%
$35,000 USD - $39,999 USD
13 75.42%
5.51%
$40,000 USD - $44,999 USD
20 69.92%
8.47%
$45,000 USD - $49,999 USD
16 61.44%
6.78%
$50,000 USD - $54,999 USD
21 54.66%
8.9%
$55,000 USD - $59,999 USD
7 45.76%
2.97%
$60,000 USD - $64,999 USD
10 42.8%
4.24%
$65,000 USD - $69,999 USD
13 38.56%
5.51%
$70,000 USD - $74,999 USD
9 33.05%
3.81%
$75,000 USD - $79,999 USD
5 29.24%
2.12%
$80,000 USD - $84,999 USD
5 27.12%
2.12%
$85,000 USD - $89,999 USD
5 25%
2.12%
$90,000 USD - $94,999 USD
3 22.88%
1.27%
$95,000 USD - $99,999 USD
4 21.61%
1.69%
$100,000 USD - $104,999 USD
11 19.92%
4.66%
$105,000 USD - $109,999 USD
2 15.25%
0.85%
$110,000 USD - $114,999 USD
6 14.41%
2.54%
$115,000 USD - $119,999 USD
1 11.86%
0.42%
$120,000 USD - $124,999 USD
3 11.44%
1.27%
$125,000 USD - $129,999 USD
1 10.17%
0.42%
$130,000 USD - $134,999 USD
6 9.75%
2.54%
$135,000 USD - $139,999 USD
1 7.2%
0.42%
$140,000 USD - $144,999 USD
3 6.78%
1.27%
$145,000 USD - $149,999 USD
0 n/a
HIGH SALARIES
$150,000 USD - $159,999 USD
2 5.51%
0.85%
$160,000 USD - $169,999 USD
1 4.66%
0.42%
$170,000 USD - $179,999 USD
2 4.24%
0.85%
$180,000 USD - $189,999 USD
0 n/a
$190,000 USD - $199,999 USD
0 n/a
$200,000 USD - $209,999 USD
2 3.39%
0.85%
$210,000 USD - $219,999 USD
0 n/a
$220,000 USD - $229,999 USD
0 n/a
$230,000 USD - $239,999 USD
0 n/a
$240,000 USD - $249,999 USD
1 2.54%
0.42%
$250,000 USD - $349,999 USD
5 2.12%
2.12%

Gender / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Men 108 $76,900 USD
2 Women 59 $62,600 USD

Education / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Masters Degree 49 $79,100 USD
2 Bachelors Degree 130 $64,900 USD
3 Some College 36 $63,300 USD
4 Doctorate Degree 2 $62,900 USD
5 High School 15 $61,200 USD
6 Bellow H. School 4 $48,100 USD

Experience / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 12-16 Years 11 $104,800 USD
2 20+ Years 43 $100,000 USD
3 8-12 Years 43 $75,800 USD
4 16-20 Years 13 $73,900 USD
5 2-4 Years 37 $52,000 USD
6 1-2 Years 28 $51,900 USD
7 4-8 Years 38 $50,600 USD
8 0-1 Year 23 $37,400 USD

Age / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 46-50 10 $108,700 USD
2 41-45 19 $106,100 USD
3 36-40 16 $97,000 USD
4 66-70 3 $96,700 USD
5 61-65 5 $83,600 USD
6 56-60 12 $79,100 USD
7 51-55 10 $77,800 USD
8 31-35 20 $75,200 USD
9 n/a 70 $55,300 USD
10 26-30 36 $53,200 USD
11 21-25 29 $42,900 USD
12 14-20 6 $34,300 USD

Work Type / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Self Employed 30 $85,300 USD
2 Contract 36 $71,700 USD
3 Permanent 161 $64,100 USD
4 Part Time 9 $42,300 USD

States / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Wisconsin 2 $177,500 USD
2 Alabama 1 $100,000 USD
3 West Virginia 1 $94,000 USD
4 California 61 $83,100 USD
5 District Of Columbia (DC) 16 $79,900 USD
6 New York State 31 $77,600 USD
7 Maryland 1 $74,700 USD
8 Louisiana 3 $73,500 USD
9 Ohio 6 $70,600 USD
10 Virginia 1 $70,000 USD
11 Georgia 8 $68,800 USD
12 Alaska 1 $65,900 USD
13 Tennessee 3 $64,200 USD
14 Texas 17 $60,700 USD
15 Oregon 2 $58,800 USD
16 Florida 11 $53,700 USD
17 New Jersey 3 $53,000 USD
18 Illinois 7 $52,800 USD
19 Pennsylvania 2 $51,000 USD
20 Colorado 1 $50,000 USD
21 Indiana 4 $47,300 USD
22 South Carolina 2 $47,000 USD
23 Minnesota 2 $46,000 USD
24 Kentucky 2 $45,000 USD
25 Massachusetts 7 $44,900 USD
26 North Carolina 5 $41,200 USD
27 Arizona 5 $40,500 USD
28 Missouri 4 $40,500 USD
29 Washington State 2 $40,000 USD
30 Nevada 1 $40,000 USD
31 Utah 2 $36,800 USD
32 South Dakota 1 $35,500 USD
33 Oklahoma 4 $33,500 USD
34 New Mexico 2 $31,700 USD
35 Mississippi 1 $30,000 USD
36 Michigan 3 $28,100 USD
37 Nebraska 1 $28,000 USD

Cities / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Milwaukee 2 $177,500 USD
2 San Jose 2 $130,000 USD
3 El Paso 1 $100,000 USD
4 Birmingham, United States 1 $100,000 USD
5 Charleston, West Virginia 1 $94,000 USD
6 San Francisco 12 $91,700 USD
7 Los Angeles 34 $89,600 USD
8 St. Louis 1 $85,000 USD
9 Washington DC 16 $79,900 USD
10 Cincinnati 4 $79,200 USD
11 New York City 30 $78,800 USD
12 Chattanooga 1 $77,700 USD
13 Baton Rouge 2 $74,300 USD
14 Atlanta 8 $68,800 USD
15 Houston 2 $68,000 USD
16 Austin 4 $66,400 USD
17 Anchorage 1 $65,900 USD
18 Fort Wayne 2 $65,000 USD
19 Memphis 1 $62,000 USD
20 Miami 4 $61,300 USD
21 St. Paul 1 $60,000 USD
22 Philadelphia 1 $60,000 USD
23 --Other-- 10 $59,600 USD
24 Sacramento 4 $58,800 USD
25 Portland, Oregon 2 $58,800 USD
26 Orlando 4 $55,100 USD
27 Columbus 2 $53,500 USD
28 Newark 3 $53,000 USD
29 Chicago 7 $52,800 USD
30 Tampa 2 $52,500 USD
31 Dallas 2 $50,000 USD
32 Mesa 1 $50,000 USD
33 Aurora 1 $50,000 USD
34 Seattle 1 $50,000 USD
35 Boston 6 $49,100 USD
36 Columbia, South Carolina 2 $47,000 USD
37 Peoria 1 $45,700 USD
38 Louisville 1 $45,000 USD
39 Lexington 1 $45,000 USD
40 Charlotte 3 $44,000 USD
41 Pittsburgh 1 $42,000 USD
42 San Antonio 4 $41,800 USD
43 Amarillo 2 $41,500 USD
44 Yonkers 1 $40,000 USD
45 Las Vegas 1 $40,000 USD
46 Salt Lake City 2 $36,800 USD
47 San Diego 4 $36,300 USD
48 Tulsa 3 $36,300 USD
49 Phoenix 3 $35,700 USD
50 Sioux Falls, South Dakota 1 $35,500 USD
51 San Bernardino 1 $32,000 USD
52 Albuquerque 2 $31,700 USD
53 Bakersfield 2 $31,000 USD
54 Jackson 1 $30,000 USD
55 Indianapolis 2 $29,500 USD
56 Grand Rapids 2 $27,500 USD
57 Kansas City 3 $25,600 USD
58 Worcester 1 $20,000 USD

Careers / Media / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 TV Producer 8 $145,000 USD
2 Media Manager 16 $99,800 USD
3 Digital Media 19 $82,200 USD
4 Film Producer 9 $82,000 USD
5 Interactive Media 10 $80,400 USD
6 Other Media Career 27 $74,300 USD
7 Cameraman 6 $72,000 USD
8 Music Producer 8 $71,600 USD
9 Weather Reporter 1 $62,800 USD
10 Web Producer 5 $61,500 USD
11 Social Media 8 $60,700 USD
12 Editor 39 $56,700 USD
13 Photographer 10 $56,300 USD
14 Journalist 21 $53,200 USD
15 TV Presenter 4 $51,300 USD
16 Video Producer 12 $50,500 USD
17 Game Producer 6 $46,000 USD
18 Media Coordinator 7 $43,200 USD
19 Radio Producer 10 $42,900 USD
20 Cameraman Assistant 1 $42,000 USD
21 Associate Producer 4 $41,500 USD
22 Sound Assistant 3 $40,200 USD
23 Radio Presenter 2 $33,400 USD

People's individual salary examples (surveys)

Creative Director
Posted 21 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles High School 12-16 Years Expert $130,000 USD

Freelance Writer
Posted 03 January 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Mesa Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $50,000 USD

Head Programmer
Posted 11 October 2021
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles High School 1-2 Years Intermediate $100,000 USD

Digital Media Manager
Posted 14 September 2021
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Milwaukee Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate $55,000 USD

Ancho Person
Posted 01 September 2021
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
El Paso Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Expert $100,000 USD

Associate Producer
Posted 03 June 2021
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Orlando Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate $50,400 USD

Prevention Media Specialist
Posted 28 May 2021
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Bernardino Some College 1-2 Years Intermediate $32,000 USD

Web Editor
Posted 16 November 2020
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years n/a $49,000 USD

Communication Specialist
Posted 17 August 2020
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Albuquerque Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years n/a $31,000 USD

Junior Level Designer
Posted 17 June 2020
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Orlando Doctorate Degree 2-4 Years n/a $60,000 USD

Video Producer
Posted 25 May 2020
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $44,000 USD

Lead Qa Engineer
Posted 22 April 2020
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Sacramento Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years n/a $65,000 USD

Art Manager
Posted 18 February 2020
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Jose Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $150,000 USD

Managing Editor
Posted 14 January 2020
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $170,000 USD

Cameraman
Posted 24 August 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years n/a $109,200 USD

Curator
Posted 05 August 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $250,000 USD

Content Creator
Posted 11 July 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year n/a $29,000 USD

Digital Asset Manager
Posted 08 July 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Atlanta Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years n/a $104,000 USD

Associate Producer
Posted 02 July 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years n/a $65,000 USD

Freelance Photographer
Posted 21 June 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $65,000 USD

Director Of Publishing
Posted 12 June 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
St. Louis Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $85,000 USD

Editor
Posted 31 May 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Cincinnati Some College 2-4 Years n/a $25,600 USD

Program Associate
Posted 08 April 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 4-8 Years n/a $53,000 USD

Freelance
Posted 16 March 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Masters Degree 8-12 Years n/a $115,000 USD

Internet Sales Photographer
Posted 08 March 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Sacramento Some College 1-2 Years n/a $16,000 USD

Publications Manager
Posted 28 February 2019
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Dallas Masters Degree 20+ Years n/a $70,000 USD

Video Editor
Posted 06 December 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Newark Some College 4-8 Years n/a $24,000 USD

Video Media Manager
Posted 31 October 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $76,000 USD

Camera Woman
Posted 08 September 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Anchorage Doctorate Degree 2-4 Years n/a $65,900 USD

Art Director
Posted 21 July 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $170,000 USD

Photographer
Posted 02 June 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years n/a $112,000 USD

Production Director
Posted 02 June 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Louisville Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years n/a $45,000 USD

Level Designer
Posted 13 May 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Columbus Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years n/a $65,000 USD

Meteorologist
Posted 09 May 2018
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Chicago Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year n/a $62,800 USD

Portrait Artist
Posted 12 December 2017
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 4-8 Years n/a $20,000 USD

Editorial Director
Posted 11 October 2017
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years n/a $90,000 USD

Media Manager
Posted 10 October 2017
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Bachelors Degree 20+ Years n/a $24,000 USD

Editor, Production And Rights Manager
Posted 29 September 2017
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Yonkers Masters Degree 1-2 Years n/a $40,000 USD

Reporter
Posted 19 September 2017
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Masters Degree 2-4 Years n/a $30,000 USD

Video And Multimedia Producer
Posted 28 August 2017
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Chicago Masters Degree 8-12 Years n/a $60,000 USD

Cinematographer
Posted 05 July 2017
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Pittsburgh High School 4-8 Years n/a $42,000 USD


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