MEDIA SALARY IN CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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Average gross salary for Media GROSS SALARY
US$ 52,788
Average net salary for Media NET SALARY
US$ 40,677
The most typical salary for Media MOST TYPICAL GROSS
US$ 62,194
  Updated: 09 May 2018   Diff. gross vs. net: 22%
  Salary entries: 07

Media Earnings in Chicago, United States

Average salary for Media in Chicago, United States is US$ 52,788.

Average take home earning is US$ 40,677 (Net).

The most typical salary is US$ 62,194 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (07 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
57 % US$ 62,194
71 % US$ 53,740
86 % US$ 40,000
100 % US$ 27,000
Career Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Editor US$ 59,370 02
Weather Reporter US$ 62,777 01
Journalist US$ 61,000 01
Video Producer US$ 60,000 01
Web Producer US$ 40,000 01
Radio Producer US$ 27,000 01
City Avg. gross salary Salary entries
Chicago US$ 52,788 07
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   MEDIA   CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
65K US$ 62,194
04
55K US$ 53,740
01
45K US$ 40,000
01
25K US$ 27,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   MEDIA   CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 51,592 03
Women US$ 60,000 01
N/A US$ 51,580 03

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 60,000 01
Bachelors Degree US$ 60,629 04
Some College US$ 33,500 02

Media workers holding Bachelors Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Chicago, United States. With an earned Bachelors Degree, they grosses US$ 60,629. While Media workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of US$ 33,500. This is 80.98% lower of what Bachelors Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 57,370 02
8-12 Years US$ 60,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 46,000 02
0-1 Year US$ 51,388 02

Media workers in Chicago, United States with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 8-12 Years of experience earn a gross average of US$ 60,000 compared to US$ 46,000 for their counterparts with 4-8 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 8-12 Years of experience and 4-8 Years is 30.43%.


  SALARY BY AGE   MEDIA   CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
27-32 US$ 50,666 03
22-26 US$ 62,777 01
N/A US$ 51,580 03
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  SALARY BY CAREER   MEDIA   CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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# Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Weather Reporter US$ 62,777 01
2. Journalist US$ 61,000 01
3. Video Producer US$ 60,000 01
4. Editor US$ 59,370 02
5. Web Producer US$ 40,000 01
6. Radio Producer US$ 27,000 01

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In Chicago, United States economy, Weather Reporter is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of US$ 62,777. Journalist and Video Producer follow, earning US$ 61,000 and US$ 60,000, respectively. Radio Producer earn a gross annual average of US$ 27,000, while Web Producer earn US$ 40,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 132.51%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   MEDIA   CHICAGO, UNITED STATES

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Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 56,503 05
Contract US$ 60,000 01
Self Employed US$ 27,000 01
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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    MEDIA

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Media in Australia US$ 78,836 AU$ 87,373 46
2. United States United States Media US$ 66,768 US$ 66,768 225
3. Mexico Mexico Media in Mexico US$ 60,991 MXN 874,000 05
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Media in United Kingdom US$ 59,334 GBP 39,772 80
5. Canada Canada Media in Canada US$ 57,078 CA$ 62,896 69
6. Russia Russia Media in Russia US$ 38,711 RUB 1,399,590 18
7. China China Media in China US$ 30,845 CNY 201,291 24
8. India India Media in India US$ 15,997 INR 991,906 93

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(2/2)  METEOROLOGIST


 Posted: 09 May 2018

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Weather stuff make reports and analyze data."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 62,777


(1/2)  VIDEO AND MULTIMEDIA PRODUCER


 Posted: 28 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Create media from conception to delivery."
Individual GROSS salary:
US$ 60,000


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