Media (Canada)

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info SALARY PROFILES
67
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 57,228
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
CA$ 62,834
info AVG. NET SALARY
CA$ 45,588
  UPDATED: 18 Feb 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 27%

What is average salary for Media in Canada?

Based on our survey (67 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Media in Canada is CA$ 62,834. Average NET salary is CA$ 45,588. The most frequent GROSS salary is CA$ 51,669. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 4-8 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Digital Media CA$ 65,558 US$ 59,752 12
Media Manager CA$ 118,166 US$ 98,884 06
Journalist CA$ 69,000 US$ 64,619 05
Game Producer CA$ 51,400 US$ 48,641 05
Associate Producer CA$ 46,500 US$ 45,423 05
TV Producer CA$ 83,500 US$ 68,264 04
Radio Producer CA$ 52,500 US$ 49,413 04
Media Coordinator CA$ 45,750 US$ 46,122 04
Social Media CA$ 52,666 US$ 46,286 03
Editor CA$ 51,333 US$ 48,928 03
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Toronto CA$ 76,545 US$ 69,416 26
Vancouver, Canada CA$ 48,291 US$ 44,412 12
Montreal CA$ 50,625 US$ 47,431 08
Ottawa CA$ 65,800 US$ 58,504 05
Edmonton CA$ 63,400 US$ 59,102 03
Victoria, Canada CA$ 61,333 US$ 59,321 03
Calgary CA$ 41,333 US$ 35,622 03

Salary profiles from individual employees for Media in Canada

Below is the list of 67 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(67/67) CREATIVE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 18 Feb 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Video production"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 56,056

(66/67) CAMERAMAN


 Posted: 19 Jan 2019

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "filming movies and documentaries"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 40,040

(65/67) MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2019

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "organize job site and clean"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 35,000
US$ 28,028

(64/67) DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATIONS


 Posted: 06 Jan 2019

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Communications strategy Media relations Social media management Website management Video editing and content creation"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 77,000
US$ 61,661

(63/67) PRODUCTION


 Posted: 29 Nov 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Shoot videos that are action based"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 40,040

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(62/67) MEDIA DIRECTOR


 Posted: 28 Nov 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Amazing director art direction marketing"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 100,000
US$ 80,079

(61/67) VFX EDITOR


 Posted: 22 Nov 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Editor for VFX film industry. Editor for VFX film industry. Editor for VFX film industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 90,000
US$ 72,071

(60/67) PHOTOGRAPHER


 Posted: 16 Aug 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I do commercial photography"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 58,000
US$ 46,446

(59/67) SENIOR COMPOSITOR


 Posted: 20 Jun 2018

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Compositing movie shots, creating visual effects"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 65,000
US$ 52,052

(58/67) AFTERNOON RADIO HOST


 Posted: 20 Mar 2018

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "host afternoon radio program"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 40,040

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(57/67) ASSOCIATE PRODUCER


 Posted: 09 Mar 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Sports broadcasting professional"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 32,032

(56/67) COPY EDITOR


 Posted: 04 Jan 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I correct grammar, factual references, inconsistencies, and other errors in book-length manuscripts."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 32,032

(55/67) EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 26 Sep 2017

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "oversee all programming for the broadcaster"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 90,000
US$ 68,787

(54/67) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Apr 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "editor and director in aviation media"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 155,000
US$ 118,466

(53/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 21 Apr 2016

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "digital artist visual effects animation studios, feature films"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 67,500
US$ 48,602

(52/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 22 Jan 2016

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Coordinate + plan digital and social media campaigns at PR agency."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 28,801

(51/67) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 03 Jun 2015

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 31,936

(50/67) TV PRODUCER


 Posted: 10 May 2015

      

Bellow H. School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 120,000
US$ 95,807

(49/67) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 02 Apr 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 80,000
US$ 63,871

(48/67) TV PRODUCER


 Posted: 16 Mar 2015

   

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 80,000
US$ 63,871

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(47/67) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 01 Feb 2015

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Manage advertising sales team, responsible for approximately 200m in revenue."
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 300,000
US$ 239,518

(46/67) RADIO PRODUCER


 Posted: 30 Dec 2014

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Writing stories, research, directing host, programming music, technical operation"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 63,215

(45/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 15 Nov 2014

      

Some College, 20+ years: "Develop courses fore learning through authoring software, audio and video production"
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 85,000
US$ 76,762

(44/67) WEB PRODUCER


 Posted: 26 Oct 2014

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 46,000
US$ 41,542

(43/67) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Oct 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 54,185

(42/67) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 03 Oct 2014

      

Bellow H. School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 27,092

(41/67) GAME PRODUCER


 Posted: 10 Sep 2014

      

Masters Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 45,154

(40/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 24 Jun 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 24,000
US$ 21,674

(39/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 02 Jan 2014

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 45,154

(38/67) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Oct 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 60,222

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(37/67) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 29 Aug 2013

      

Masters Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 75,000
US$ 75,277

(36/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 27 Jul 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 55,200
US$ 55,390

(35/67) EDITOR


 Posted: 01 Jun 2012

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 78,000
US$ 78,268

(34/67) GAME PRODUCER


 Posted: 29 Apr 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 60,000
US$ 60,207

(33/67) MEDIA COORDINATOR


 Posted: 27 Apr 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 41,000
US$ 41,141

(32/67) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 27 Mar 2012

   

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 31,000
US$ 31,107

(31/67) INTERACTIVE MEDIA


 Posted: 27 Mar 2012

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 82,000
US$ 82,282

(30/67) MEDIA COORDINATOR


 Posted: 07 Feb 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 56,000
US$ 56,193

(29/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 22 Jan 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 40,138

(28/67) GAME PRODUCER


 Posted: 03 Jan 2012

      

Some College education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,172

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(27/67) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 25 Nov 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 100,000
US$ 101,341

(26/67) ASSOCIATE PRODUCER


 Posted: 22 Nov 2011

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 72,000
US$ 72,966

(25/67) RADIO PRODUCER


 Posted: 20 Nov 2011

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 75,000
US$ 76,006

(24/67) PHOTOGRAPHER


 Posted: 18 Nov 2011

      

Some College education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 66,000
US$ 66,885

(23/67) EDITOR


 Posted: 17 Nov 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 36,000
US$ 36,483

(22/67) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 19 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(21/67) SOCIAL MEDIA


 Posted: 12 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 30,402

(20/67) FILM PRODUCER


 Posted: 06 Oct 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 30,402

(19/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 27 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,000
US$ 50,671

(18/67) ASSOCIATE PRODUCER


 Posted: 14 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 35,000
US$ 35,470

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(17/67) MEDIA COORDINATOR


 Posted: 09 Sep 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 40,537

(16/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 31 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 33,000
US$ 33,443

(15/67) RADIO PRODUCER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2011

   

High School education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 30,402

(14/67) ASSOCIATE PRODUCER


 Posted: 10 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 35,000
US$ 35,470

(13/67) RADIO PRESENTER


 Posted: 05 Aug 2011

   

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 30,402

(12/67) TV PRODUCER


 Posted: 04 Aug 2011

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 44,000
US$ 44,590

(11/67) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 64,000
US$ 64,859

(10/67) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 28 Jul 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 200,000
US$ 202,683

(9/67) INTERACTIVE MEDIA


 Posted: 27 Jun 2011

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 52,000
US$ 52,698

(8/67) SOUND ASSISTANT


 Posted: 25 Jun 2011

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 40,000
US$ 40,537

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(7/67) GAME PRODUCER


 Posted: 21 Jun 2011

   

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 47,000
US$ 47,630

(6/67) MUSIC PRODUCER


 Posted: 06 Jun 2011

      

Some College education, 16-20 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 85,680
US$ 86,829

(5/67) ASSOCIATE PRODUCER


 Posted: 02 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 50,500
US$ 51,177

(4/67) FILM PRODUCER


 Posted: 31 May 2011

      

High School education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 70,000
US$ 70,939

(3/67) SOCIAL MEDIA


 Posted: 30 May 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 28,000
US$ 28,376

(2/67) VIDEO PRODUCER


 Posted: 25 May 2011

      

High School education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 30,000
US$ 30,402

(1/67) MEDIA COORDINATOR


 Posted: 17 May 2011

      

Some College education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
CA$ 46,000
US$ 46,617

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This salary report contains various tables and charts to represent how different careers, cities, education, experience, age, gender, etc. affect salaries.

  SURVEY BY LEVELS   MEDIA   CANADA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
More US$ 239,518 CA$ 300,000
01
205K US$ 202,683 CA$ 200,000
01
155K US$ 118,466 CA$ 155,000
01
125K US$ 95,807 CA$ 120,000
01
105K US$ 90,710 CA$ 100,000
02
85K US$ 74,723 CA$ 82,536
05
95K US$ 70,429 CA$ 90,000
02
75K US$ 69,299 CA$ 73,375
08
65K US$ 58,144 CA$ 63,214
07
55K US$ 47,988 CA$ 51,669
13
45K US$ 38,961 CA$ 42,000
12
35K US$ 31,592 CA$ 32,083
12
25K US$ 25,025 CA$ 26,000
02

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   MEDIA   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 61,759 CA$ 70,469 26
Female US$ 53,038 CA$ 66,038 13
N/A US$ 54,966 CA$ 54,256 28

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 54,486 CA$ 62,388 09
Bachelors Degree US$ 61,253 CA$ 68,354 33
Some College US$ 53,830 CA$ 55,930 19
High School US$ 44,224 CA$ 45,000 04
Bellow H. School US$ 61,450 CA$ 75,000 02

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 88,585 CA$ 105,714 07
16-20 Years US$ 96,700 CA$ 95,420 04
12-16 Years US$ 60,848 CA$ 64,000 03
8-12 Years US$ 72,540 CA$ 82,625 08
4-8 Years US$ 46,586 CA$ 52,789 19
2-4 Years US$ 44,246 CA$ 46,169 13
1-2 Years US$ 45,597 CA$ 46,000 07
0-1 Year US$ 47,508 CA$ 51,666 06

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  SURVEY BY AGES   MEDIA   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
63-68 US$ 31,936 CA$ 40,000 01
57-62 US$ 69,988 CA$ 77,500 02
51-56 US$ 63,871 CA$ 80,000 01
45-50 US$ 90,451 CA$ 114,000 05
39-44 US$ 26,933 CA$ 31,333 03
33-38 US$ 59,268 CA$ 65,388 09
27-32 US$ 62,538 CA$ 75,433 12
22-26 US$ 40,422 CA$ 43,000 06
N/A US$ 54,966 CA$ 54,256 28

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   MEDIA   CANADA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Media Manager US$ 98,884 CA$ 118,166 06
2. Music Producer US$ 86,829 CA$ 85,680 01
3. TV Producer US$ 68,264 CA$ 83,500 04
4. Journalist US$ 64,619 CA$ 69,000 05
5. Interactive Media US$ 67,490 CA$ 67,000 02
6. Digital Media US$ 59,752 CA$ 65,558 12
7. Photographer US$ 56,666 CA$ 62,000 02
8. Social Media US$ 46,286 CA$ 52,666 03
9. Radio Producer US$ 49,413 CA$ 52,500 04
10. Game Producer US$ 48,641 CA$ 51,400 05
11. Editor US$ 48,928 CA$ 51,333 03
12. Other Media Career US$ 43,424 CA$ 50,333 03
13. Film Producer US$ 50,671 CA$ 50,000 02
14. Cameraman US$ 40,040 CA$ 50,000 01
15. Associate Producer US$ 45,423 CA$ 46,500 05
16. Web Producer US$ 41,542 CA$ 46,000 01
17. Media Coordinator US$ 46,122 CA$ 45,750 04
18. Radio Presenter US$ 35,221 CA$ 40,000 02
19. Sound Assistant US$ 40,537 CA$ 40,000 01
20. Video Producer US$ 30,402 CA$ 30,000 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK   MEDIA   CANADA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 58,732 CA$ 62,932 54
Contract US$ 42,365 CA$ 50,812 08
Self Employed US$ 73,953 CA$ 92,500 04
Part Time US$ 28,028 CA$ 35,000 01

  SURVEY BY CITIES   MEDIA   CANADA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Toronto Media US$ 69,416 CA$ 76,545 26
2. Ottawa Media US$ 58,504 CA$ 65,800 05
3. Edmonton Media US$ 59,102 CA$ 63,400 03
4. Victoria, Canada Media US$ 59,321 CA$ 61,333 03
5. Montreal Media US$ 47,431 CA$ 50,625 08
6. Vancouver, Canada Media US$ 44,412 CA$ 48,291 12
7. Calgary Media US$ 35,622 CA$ 41,333 03

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    MEDIA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia Media US$ 78,656 AU$ 85,582 41
2. United States United States Media US$ 65,830 US$ 65,830 217
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Media US$ 58,887 GBP 39,243 77
4. Canada Canada US$ 57,228 CA$ 62,834 67
5. Russia Russia Media US$ 40,127 RUB 1,374,539 16
6. China China Media US$ 31,811 CNY 207,608 23
7. India India Media US$ 15,489 INR 926,737 65

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