Media (Australia)

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info SALARY PROFILES
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info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 79,541
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
AU$ 86,346
info AVG. NET SALARY
AU$ 63,864
  UPDATED: 04 Mar 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 26%

What is average salary for Media in Australia?

Based on our survey (40 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Media in Australia is AU$ 86,346. Average NET salary is AU$ 63,864. The most frequent GROSS salary is AU$ 52,551. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 2-4 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Journalist AU$ 56,071 US$ 50,306 07
TV Presenter AU$ 136,500 US$ 118,427 04
Digital Media AU$ 127,100 US$ 112,460 04
Media Manager AU$ 105,000 US$ 98,031 04
Editor AU$ 75,741 US$ 77,636 04
Social Media AU$ 60,833 US$ 60,810 03
Radio Producer AU$ 43,833 US$ 46,293 03
TV Producer AU$ 90,000 US$ 92,028 02
Photographer AU$ 70,000 US$ 71,884 02
Game Producer AU$ 80,000 US$ 81,225 01
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Sydney AU$ 92,152 US$ 84,353 22
Melbourne AU$ 84,437 US$ 73,824 08
Brisbane AU$ 84,666 US$ 74,405 03
Perth AU$ 40,000 US$ 42,122 03
Canberra AU$ 98,500 US$ 100,008 02

Salary profiles from individual employees for Media in Australia

Below is the list of 40 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(40/40) PRODUCTION DESIGNER


 Posted: 04 Mar 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "set design film technician"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 157,369

(39/40) CLIENT EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 20 Feb 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "planning, buying and organising media schedules"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 39,342

(38/40) GENERAL MANAGER


 Posted: 20 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Overall management"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 108,000
US$ 84,979

(37/40) PRESENTER


 Posted: 22 Jun 2018

      

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "Host of weekly lifestyle show"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 300,000
US$ 236,053

(36/40) CREATIVE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 02 May 2018

      

High School, 20+ years: "Create advertising and oversee creative team"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 157,369

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(35/40) COMMS MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Aug 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "ANZ Country comms manager in charge of all external communications as well as social media. Responsible for training spokespeople and speaking on behalf of the company"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 110,000
US$ 84,111

(34/40) TV PRESENTER


 Posted: 11 Mar 2017

      

High School, 16-20 years: "broadcast tv, report stories,travel to different countries,write stories,articles about stories"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 70,000
US$ 53,525

(33/40) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 08 Dec 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Group Account Director at Digital Media agency"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 135,000
US$ 95,398

(32/40) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 14 Sep 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Journalism degree from Griffith university Gold Coast Australia 2013-2016"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 35,332

(31/40) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 20 Jun 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Journalist on an Australia wide website called news.com.au"
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 90,000
US$ 63,598

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(30/40) RADIO PRESENTER


 Posted: 16 Jul 2014

      

High School education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 25,000
US$ 22,380

(29/40) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 30 Jun 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 110,000
US$ 98,473

(28/40) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 27 Jun 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 67,141

(27/40) SOCIAL MEDIA


 Posted: 09 Mar 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 44,761

(26/40) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 30 Dec 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 51,578

(25/40) TV PRODUCER


 Posted: 04 Nov 2013

      

Bellow H. School education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 82,525

(24/40) PHOTOGRAPHER


 Posted: 17 Oct 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 103,156

(23/40) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Sep 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 123,787

(22/40) RADIO PRODUCER


 Posted: 23 Jun 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 51,500
US$ 53,125

(21/40) EDITOR


 Posted: 07 Sep 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 51,964
US$ 55,701

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(20/40) RADIO PRODUCER


 Posted: 11 May 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 40,000
US$ 42,877

(19/40) RADIO PRODUCER


 Posted: 11 May 2012

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 40,000
US$ 42,877

(18/40) TV PRESENTER


 Posted: 02 May 2012

      

Doctorate Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 96,000
US$ 102,904

(17/40) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Apr 2012

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 85,754

(16/40) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 01 Mar 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 31,000
US$ 33,230

(15/40) SOCIAL MEDIA


 Posted: 19 Feb 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 55,500
US$ 59,492

(14/40) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 09 Feb 2012

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 58,000
US$ 62,171

(13/40) TV PRODUCER


 Posted: 16 Dec 2011

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 101,531

(12/40) GAME PRODUCER


 Posted: 05 Dec 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 81,225

(11/40) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 30 Sep 2011

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 200,000
US$ 203,063

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(10/40) EDITOR


 Posted: 10 Sep 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 75,000
US$ 76,149

(9/40) PHOTOGRAPHER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 40,000
US$ 40,613

(8/40) ASSOCIATE PRODUCER


 Posted: 17 Aug 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 30,000
US$ 30,459

(7/40) SOCIAL MEDIA


 Posted: 08 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 77,000
US$ 78,179

(6/40) VIDEO PRODUCER


 Posted: 02 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,000
US$ 65,995

(5/40) EDITOR


 Posted: 25 Jun 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 56,000
US$ 56,858

(4/40) EDITOR


 Posted: 02 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 121,838

(3/40) TV PRESENTER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2011

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 81,225

(2/40) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 23 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,400
US$ 66,402

(1/40) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 22 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 38,500
US$ 39,090

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
More US$ 236,053 AU$ 300,000
01
205K US$ 172,600 AU$ 200,000
03
125K US$ 122,813 AU$ 120,000
02
105K US$ 96,556 AU$ 102,666
03
135K US$ 95,398 AU$ 135,000
01
115K US$ 91,292 AU$ 110,000
02
95K US$ 83,251 AU$ 93,000
02
85K US$ 82,682 AU$ 80,000
04
75K US$ 68,748 AU$ 74,250
04
65K US$ 66,198 AU$ 65,200
02
55K US$ 50,929 AU$ 52,551
09
45K US$ 42,122 AU$ 40,000
03
35K US$ 34,260 AU$ 33,166
03
25K US$ 22,380 AU$ 25,000
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 89,794 AU$ 101,430 15
Female US$ 66,008 AU$ 75,458 12
N/A US$ 80,202 AU$ 78,992 13

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Doctorate Degree US$ 169,479 AU$ 198,000 02
Masters Degree US$ 64,329 AU$ 62,166 06
Bachelors Degree US$ 70,238 AU$ 78,630 22
Some College US$ 99,279 AU$ 96,666 06
High School US$ 77,758 AU$ 98,333 03
Bellow H. School US$ 82,525 AU$ 80,000 01

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 136,638 AU$ 164,666 06
16-20 Years US$ 87,681 AU$ 95,000 02
12-16 Years US$ 100,643 AU$ 107,200 05
8-12 Years US$ 80,381 AU$ 89,160 06
4-8 Years US$ 95,464 AU$ 97,500 02
2-4 Years US$ 54,915 AU$ 53,112 08
1-2 Years US$ 51,691 AU$ 51,875 08
0-1 Year US$ 52,390 AU$ 56,666 03

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  SURVEY BY AGES   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
69-74 US$ 236,053 AU$ 300,000 01
57-62 US$ 157,369 AU$ 200,000 01
51-56 US$ 121,174 AU$ 154,000 02
39-44 US$ 78,097 AU$ 79,592 05
33-38 US$ 89,590 AU$ 95,000 03
27-32 US$ 73,495 AU$ 83,250 06
22-26 US$ 42,559 AU$ 45,214 07
16-21 US$ 51,578 AU$ 50,000 01
Less US$ 53,525 AU$ 70,000 01
N/A US$ 80,202 AU$ 78,992 13

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Other Media Career US$ 157,369 AU$ 200,000 02
2. TV Presenter US$ 118,427 AU$ 136,500 04
3. Digital Media US$ 112,460 AU$ 127,100 04
4. Media Manager US$ 98,031 AU$ 105,000 04
5. TV Producer US$ 92,028 AU$ 90,000 02
6. Game Producer US$ 81,225 AU$ 80,000 01
7. Editor US$ 77,636 AU$ 75,741 04
8. Photographer US$ 71,884 AU$ 70,000 02
9. Video Producer US$ 65,995 AU$ 65,000 01
10. Social Media US$ 60,810 AU$ 60,833 03
11. Journalist US$ 50,306 AU$ 56,071 07
12. Media Coordinator US$ 39,342 AU$ 50,000 01
13. Radio Producer US$ 46,293 AU$ 43,833 03
14. Associate Producer US$ 30,459 AU$ 30,000 01
15. Radio Presenter US$ 22,380 AU$ 25,000 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 73,163 AU$ 77,996 29
Contract US$ 103,897 AU$ 113,666 06
Self Employed US$ 115,168 AU$ 136,000 03
Part Time US$ 45,517 AU$ 50,982 02

  SURVEY BY CITIES   MEDIA   AUSTRALIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Canberra Media US$ 100,008 AU$ 98,500 02
2. Sydney Media US$ 84,353 AU$ 92,152 22
3. Brisbane Media US$ 74,405 AU$ 84,666 03
4. Melbourne Media US$ 73,824 AU$ 84,437 08
5. Perth Media US$ 42,122 AU$ 40,000 03

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    MEDIA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia US$ 79,541 AU$ 86,346 40
2. United States United States Media US$ 64,977 US$ 64,977 214
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Media US$ 59,879 GBP 39,863 75
4. Germany Germany Media US$ 58,761 EUR 46,754 28
5. Singapore Singapore Media US$ 56,640 SGD 73,846 48
6. New Zealand New Zealand Media US$ 52,017 NZ$ 67,324 17
7. Hong Kong Hong Kong Media US$ 49,151 HKD 382,544 25
8. Malaysia Malaysia Media US$ 24,460 MYR 81,457 43
9. Indonesia Indonesia Media US$ 17,138 IDR 215,422,422 27

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