Media (Colombo, Sri Lanka)

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info SALARY PROFILES
11
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 19,428
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
LKR 2,928,181
info AVG. NET SALARY
LKR 2,575,636
  UPDATED: 17 Aug 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 12%

What is average salary for Media in Colombo, Sri Lanka?

Based on our survey (11 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Media in Colombo, Sri Lanka is LKR 2,928,181. Average NET salary is LKR 2,575,636. The most frequent GROSS salary is LKR 1,133,333. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 4-8 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Editor LKR 570,000 US$ 4,172 03
Journalist LKR 11,200,000 US$ 72,917 02
Media Manager LKR 4,680,000 US$ 31,097 01
Sound Assistant LKR 1,000,000 US$ 7,654 01
Digital Media LKR 600,000 US$ 3,987 01
Media Coordinator LKR 260,000 US$ 2,057 01
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Colombo LKR 2,928,181 US$ 19,428 11

Salary profiles from individual employees for Media in Colombo, Sri Lanka

Below is the list of 11 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(11/11) VIDEO EDITOR


 Posted: 17 Aug 2019

      

Some College, 1-2 years: "To edit videos and make visuals effects"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 420,000
US$ 2,734

(10/11) CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS


 Posted: 24 Jun 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "PR and Communications for company."
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000
US$ 7,812

(9/11) ENGLISH WRITING JOURNALIST


 Posted: 01 Apr 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "English writing journalist"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 2,400,000
US$ 15,625

(8/11) FASHION JOURNALIST


 Posted: 27 Nov 2018

      

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Writing articles and interviews for magazines and newspapers"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 20,000,000
US$ 130,208

(7/11) MULTIMEDIA DESIGNER/ANIMATOR


 Posted: 04 Oct 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 0-1 year: "Graphic design, illustration, animation, motion graphics"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 600,000
US$ 3,987

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(6/11) EDITOR


 Posted: 20 May 2017

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "freelance writer for various media professionals"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 90,000
US$ 598

(5/11) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 12 May 2017

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "media planner who takes care of media requirements"
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 4,680,000
US$ 31,097

(4/11) EDITOR


 Posted: 23 Oct 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,200,000
US$ 9,185

(3/11) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 11 May 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 360,000
US$ 2,755

(2/11) SOUND ASSISTANT


 Posted: 29 Jan 2014

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 1,000,000
US$ 7,654

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(1/11) MEDIA COORDINATOR


 Posted: 12 Aug 2013

      

High School education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
LKR 260,000
US$ 2,057

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   MEDIA   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
135K US$ 130,208 LKR 20,000,000
01
35K US$ 31,097 LKR 4,680,000
01
15K US$ 15,625 LKR 2,400,000
01
8K US$ 8,217 LKR 1,133,333
03
4K US$ 3,159 LKR 460,000
03
2K US$ 2,057 LKR 260,000
01
Less US$ 598 LKR 90,000
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   MEDIA   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 11,392 LKR 1,660,000 06
Female US$ 29,072 LKR 4,450,000 05

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 53,968 LKR 8,256,666 03
Bachelors Degree US$ 7,873 LKR 1,152,000 05
Some College US$ 5,194 LKR 710,000 02
High School US$ 2,057 LKR 260,000 01

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 130,208 LKR 20,000,000 01
8-12 Years US$ 9,185 LKR 1,200,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 13,783 LKR 2,092,500 04
1-2 Years US$ 2,745 LKR 390,000 02
0-1 Year US$ 4,566 LKR 620,000 03

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  SURVEY BY AGES   MEDIA   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
57-62 US$ 130,208 LKR 20,000,000 01
33-38 US$ 15,625 LKR 2,400,000 01
27-32 US$ 10,150 LKR 1,486,000 05
22-26 US$ 4,799 LKR 653,333 03
16-21 US$ 2,734 LKR 420,000 01

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   MEDIA   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Journalist US$ 72,917 LKR 11,200,000 02
2. Media Manager US$ 31,097 LKR 4,680,000 01
3. Sound Assistant US$ 7,654 LKR 1,000,000 01
4. Other Media Career US$ 5,284 LKR 780,000 02
5. Editor US$ 4,172 LKR 570,000 03
6. Digital Media US$ 3,987 LKR 600,000 01
7. Media Coordinator US$ 2,057 LKR 260,000 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK   MEDIA   COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 10,022 LKR 1,462,500 08
Contract US$ 2,734 LKR 420,000 01
Self Employed US$ 130,208 LKR 20,000,000 01
Part Time US$ 598 LKR 90,000 01

  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    MEDIA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Switzerland Switzerland Media US$ 99,455 CHF 92,428 14
2. Australia Australia Media US$ 78,656 AU$ 85,582 41
3. United States United States Media US$ 65,830 US$ 65,830 217
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Media US$ 59,466 GBP 39,615 76
5. Germany Germany Media US$ 59,066 EUR 47,073 29
6. Canada Canada Media US$ 57,228 CA$ 62,834 67
7. France France Media US$ 48,234 EUR 35,727 11
8. Italy Italy Media US$ 38,008 EUR 31,263 13
9. Malaysia Malaysia Media US$ 25,039 MYR 84,151 44
10. Sri Lanka Sri Lanka Media US$ 18,065 LKR 2,717,500 12
11. India India Media US$ 15,546 INR 929,499 64

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