MEDIA SALARY IN INDIA

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Average gross salary for Media GROSS SALARY
INR 1,080,445
Average gorss salary (USD) for Media GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 17,155
Average net salary for Media NET SALARY
INR 878,390
The most typical salary for Media MOST TYPICAL GROSS
INR 457,192
  Updated: 29 Aug 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 18%
  Salary entries: 97

Media Earnings in India

Average salary for Media in India is INR 1,080,445.

Average take home earning is INR 878,390 (Net).

The most typical salary is INR 457,192 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % INR 2,700,000
14 % INR 2,228,571
29 % INR 1,412,640
55 % INR 884,947
81 % INR 457,192
96 % INR 202,900
99 % INR 106,666
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Digital Media INR 1,630,222 US$ 25,257 18
Media Manager INR 938,727 US$ 16,794 11
Editor INR 830,454 US$ 13,178 11
Social Media INR 742,250 US$ 11,659 08
Media Coordinator INR 708,085 US$ 11,278 07
Journalist INR 843,800 US$ 13,085 05
Cameraman INR 1,950,000 US$ 31,382 03
Video Producer INR 1,566,666 US$ 24,713 03
Interactive Media INR 414,900 US$ 6,545 03
Game Producer INR 6,025,000 US$ 86,604 02
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Delhi INR 1,151,111 US$ 18,196 27
Mumbai INR 1,183,984 US$ 19,227 26
Bangalore INR 899,764 US$ 14,592 17
Hyderabad INR 486,666 US$ 8,266 06
Chennai INR 472,000 US$ 9,037 05
Ghaziabad INR 1,236,886 US$ 19,238 03
Pune INR 436,500 US$ 7,346 02
Calcutta INR 485,000 US$ 7,257 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   MEDIA   INDIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
155K US$ 157,221 INR 11,200,000
01
65K US$ 64,720 INR 4,166,666
03
55K US$ 50,781 INR 2,700,000
01
45K US$ 45,746 INR 2,900,000
02
35K US$ 34,707 INR 2,228,571
07
25K US$ 23,494 INR 1,412,640
14
15K US$ 13,813 INR 884,947
25
8K US$ 7,684 INR 457,192
26
4K US$ 3,352 INR 202,900
14
2K US$ 1,887 INR 106,666
03
1K US$ 819 INR 55,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   MEDIA   INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 17,803 INR 1,130,035 63
Women US$ 17,626 INR 1,173,458 24
N/A US$ 11,940 INR 544,800 10

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 6,457 INR 460,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 19,812 INR 1,185,884 35
Bachelors Degree US$ 18,089 INR 1,191,507 42
Some College US$ 10,749 INR 688,499 14
High School US$ 10,783 INR 631,000 05

Media workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in India. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses INR 1,185,884. While Media workers with Doctorate Degree education earn the least, with an average gross income of INR 460,000. This is 206.83% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 14,761 INR 955,994 07
16-20 Years US$ 20,045 INR 1,212,000 05
12-16 Years US$ 29,425 INR 1,767,142 07
8-12 Years US$ 22,971 INR 1,497,795 21
4-8 Years US$ 13,859 INR 845,984 26
2-4 Years US$ 18,201 INR 1,180,736 19
1-2 Years US$ 6,784 INR 416,333 06
0-1 Year US$ 4,210 INR 216,666 06

Media workers in India with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of INR 1,767,142 compared to INR 216,666 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 598.93%.


  SALARY BY AGE   MEDIA   INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 4,732 INR 300,000 01
45-50 US$ 26,426 INR 1,744,320 03
39-44 US$ 40,235 INR 2,694,374 08
33-38 US$ 22,378 INR 1,422,666 15
27-32 US$ 16,011 INR 1,023,428 38
22-26 US$ 8,462 INR 516,500 18
16-21 US$ 10,574 INR 685,000 04
N/A US$ 11,940 INR 544,800 10
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  SALARY BY CAREER   MEDIA   INDIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Game Producer US$ 86,604 INR 6,025,000 02
2. Cameraman US$ 31,382 INR 1,950,000 03
3. Digital Media US$ 25,257 INR 1,630,222 18
4. Video Producer US$ 24,713 INR 1,566,666 03
5. Radio Presenter US$ 22,084 INR 1,400,000 01
6. Media Manager US$ 16,794 INR 938,727 11
7. Editor US$ 13,178 INR 830,454 11
8. Journalist US$ 13,085 INR 843,800 05
9. Other Media Career US$ 12,854 INR 780,553 18
10. Social Media US$ 11,659 INR 742,250 08
11. Media Coordinator US$ 11,278 INR 708,085 07
12. Associate Producer US$ 7,098 INR 450,000 01
13. Interactive Media US$ 6,545 INR 414,900 03
14. Web Producer US$ 6,116 INR 300,000 01
15. Sound Assistant US$ 3,773 INR 210,000 02
16. TV Presenter US$ 2,550 INR 160,000 02
17. Photographer US$ 1,577 INR 100,000 01

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In India economy, Game Producer is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of INR 6,025,000. Cameraman and Digital Media follow, earning INR 1,950,000 and INR 1,630,222, respectively. Photographer earn a gross annual average of INR 100,000, while TV Presenter earn INR 160,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 5391.69%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   MEDIA   INDIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 15,923 INR 981,060 70
Contract US$ 13,176 INR 839,222 18
Self Employed US$ 38,627 INR 2,602,875 08
Part Time US$ 3,206 INR 200,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   MEDIA   INDIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Ghaziabad Media in Ghaziabad US$ 19,238 INR 1,236,886 03
2. Mumbai Media in Mumbai US$ 19,227 INR 1,183,984 26
3. Delhi Media in Delhi US$ 18,196 INR 1,151,111 27
4. Bangalore Media in Bangalore US$ 14,592 INR 899,764 17
5. Chennai Media in Chennai US$ 9,037 INR 472,000 05
6. Hyderabad Media in Hyderabad US$ 8,266 INR 486,666 06
7. Pune Media in Pune US$ 7,346 INR 436,500 02
8. Calcutta Media in Calcutta US$ 7,257 INR 485,000 02

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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$ 66,482 US$ 66,482 228
3. United Kingdom United Kingdom Media in United Kingdom US$ 59,334 GBP 39,772 80
4. Germany Germany Media in Germany US$ 57,900 EUR 46,326 31
5. Mexico Mexico Media in Mexico US$ 48,260 MXN 738,500 08
6. Russia Russia Media in Russia US$ 38,711 RUB 1,399,590 18
7. Malaysia Malaysia Media in Malaysia US$ 23,464 MYR 81,129 54
8. India India US$ 17,155 INR 1,080,445 97
9. Indonesia Indonesia Media in Indonesia US$ 16,534 IDR 208,946,846 30

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(57/57)  JOURNALIST


 Posted: 29 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Reporting, journalism, business news, stock market, analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 796,000
US$ 11,174


(56/57)  VIDEO EDITING


 Posted: 24 Aug 2020

High School, 0-1 year: "Editing knowledge."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 200,000
US$ 2,808


(55/57)  SR. GAME JOURNAST


 Posted: 12 Aug 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Covering new games which are coming out overview of the gaming industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 11,200,000
US$ 157,221


(54/57)  LEAD VIDEO CONTENT


 Posted: 05 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Amazing and very nice."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,370,000
US$ 19,231


(53/57)  CONTENT WRITER


 Posted: 04 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "BA Eng Lit., Blogger + Website."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 360,000
US$ 5,054


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(52/57)  TEAM LEAD


 Posted: 31 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Copywriting, Brand Campaigns Digital ad films."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,300,000
US$ 18,249


(51/57)  ASSISTANT PROFESSOR


 Posted: 30 Mar 2020

Doctorate Degree, 4-8 years: "Deliver lectures to undergraduate and graduate students on topics such as visual Research Methods, communication skills and media Aesthetics Evaluate and grade students’ class work assignments and papers Initiate facilitate and moderate classroom discussions Compile administer and grade examinations or delegate this work to others Plan evaluate and revise curricula course content course materials and methods of instruction Maintain regularly scheduled office hours to advise and assist students Conduct research in a particular field of knowledge and publish findings in professional journals books or electronic media Served on academic or administrative committees that deal with institutional policies departmental matters and academic issues. Developed maintained and taught online courses. Experience in developing rigorous research designs Oversee the collection and review of quantitative data from administrative and survey data sets. Perform descriptive and inferential statistical analyses."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 460,000
US$ 6,457


(50/57)  MARKETING DIRECTOR


 Posted: 10 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "We will talk about it later."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 2,500,000
US$ 35,094


(49/57)  ASSOCIATE VIDEO PRODUCTION


 Posted: 24 Feb 2020

Some College, 8-12 years: "Video editor and director."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,000,000
US$ 14,038


(48/57)  ASSISTANT MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Assistant manager for a team of 30."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,100,000
US$ 15,441


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(47/57)  BUSINESS DIRECTOR


 Posted: 13 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Strategy,media planning, brand management."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 2,400,000
US$ 33,690


(46/57)  MANAGER IN DIGITAL CINEMA


 Posted: 07 Feb 2020

Some College, 12-16 years: "My role is to manage a full team of 35 members,deal with theater owners regarding digital media distribution & also collection of payments aforesaid & much more.."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 520,000
US$ 7,300


(45/57)  ASSISTANT MANAGER PUBLIC RELATIONS


 Posted: 21 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Marketing and communications."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 700,000
US$ 9,826


(44/57)  MEDIA SALES


 Posted: 16 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Media Sales, Digital Media, Native Ads, Outsream Video, Programmatic."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 2,200,000
US$ 30,883


(43/57)  PROJECT RESEARCH EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 07 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Research B2B project information Compilation of Project Rewrite projects Verify projects Lead Generation from potential customers Making a sectoral Directories for Power, Material Handling, SCOPE, Construction & Design, Indian Textile, Cement directory Making a weekly newsletter Making magazine Project Reporter Provide content for various magazines Tenders compilation Tender Categorisation Making Reports Data Research using the various portal."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 231,600
US$ 3,251


(42/57)  ASSOCIATE ART DIRECTOR


 Posted: 18 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Working as an art director withing the broadcast Indusrty."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 167,000
US$ 2,634


(41/57)  SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 11 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Social media manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 700,000
US$ 11,042


(40/57)  PHOTOGRAPHER


 Posted: 06 Dec 2019

High School, 2-4 years: "3 year experience."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 100,000
US$ 1,577


(39/57)  ANIMATOR


 Posted: 03 Dec 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Make animated videos for clients."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,300,000
US$ 20,507


(38/57)  CINEMATOGRAPHER


 Posted: 26 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Camera work, production and editing."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 2,800,000
US$ 44,168


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(37/57)  CREATIVE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 19 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Direction, scripting, managing, logistics."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 936,000
US$ 14,765


(36/57)  DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT AUDIO


 Posted: 09 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 0-1 year: "Work with audio and support sound designers to implement sound and music into video games."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 270,000
US$ 4,259


(35/57)  BUSINESS ANALYST


 Posted: 06 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Campaign manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 750,000
US$ 11,831


(34/57)  CAMERAMAN


 Posted: 22 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Cinematographer in advertising."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 4,200,000
US$ 66,252


(33/57)  SENIOR CORRESPONDENT


 Posted: 20 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Collecting and writing news features."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 723,000
US$ 11,405


(32/57)  CONTENT HEAD


 Posted: 05 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 16-20 years: "Working as head of content for last 5 years after a lengthy career at various junior and senior positions in content and marketing."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 800,000
US$ 12,619


(31/57)  CREATIVE DIRECTOR


 Posted: 24 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Creative Director in IT."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 200,000
US$ 3,155


(30/57)  SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Communication via telephone and emails."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,704,000
US$ 26,880


(29/57)  NEWS ANCHOR


 Posted: 20 Jul 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "News Anchor / Web Admin."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 120,000
US$ 1,893


(28/57)  MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Jul 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Media planning manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 620,000
US$ 9,780


(27/57)  ANIMATION


 Posted: 15 Jul 2019

Some College, 2-4 years: "Modelling of the character from 2d sketch to 3d."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 900,000
US$ 14,197


(26/57)  VIDEO EDITOR


 Posted: 15 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Edit episodic, series, promo etc."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 600,000
US$ 9,465


(25/57)  CONTENT QUALITY ASSURANCE SPECIALIST


 Posted: 28 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "To monitor international short video content."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 198,000
US$ 3,123


(24/57)  CONTENT WRITER


 Posted: 25 Jun 2019

Some College, 2-4 years: "Writing blogs and web content on a regular basis!."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 204,000
US$ 3,218


(23/57)  CONTENT LEAD


 Posted: 12 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Planning, strategizing and executing content plans for clients in the BFSI, NBFC and FMCG sectors."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,210,000
US$ 19,087


(22/57)  DIGITAL MARKETING EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 04 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Content creation,post curation."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 500,000
US$ 7,887


(21/57)  GRAPHIC DESIGNER


 Posted: 28 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Motion Graphics."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 877,700
US$ 13,845


(20/57)  RADIO PRESENTER


 Posted: 02 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Present Radio Show."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,400,000
US$ 22,084


(19/57)  CONTENT PROTECTION


 Posted: 29 Apr 2019

Some College, 4-8 years: "Anti piracy specialist."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 850,000
US$ 13,408


(18/57)  VIDEO EDITOR / PROMO EDITOR


 Posted: 17 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "As a part of creative field i have to be open minded & always come up with better idea, which i never fail to do so. editing video is what i love to do which gives me the control to create stories for the audience / viewers. editor job isn't that easy though, sometimes creating a story is very harder. unless someone is passionate to push boundaries as i am. i've been in this field for 7 years now, and still rising."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 420,000
US$ 6,625


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(17/57)  SENIOR FILMMAKER - CONTENT MARKETING


 Posted: 01 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I create video content for travel brand. I think idea. Write script. Shoot and produce the video. I edit on final cut pro and adobe premiere pro."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 970,000
US$ 15,301


(16/57)  SENIOR ASSISTANT EDITOR


 Posted: 30 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Research and analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,800,000
US$ 28,394


(15/57)  PUBLIC RELATIONS


 Posted: 01 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Public Relations Officer."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 720,000
US$ 11,358


(14/57)  PREPRESS


 Posted: 30 Nov 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Quality check on page."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,054,999
US$ 16,642


(13/57)  DIGITAL MARKETING


 Posted: 30 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I HAVE TO GIVE MY BEST WORK TO THE COMPANY FOR MY BETTER FUTURE WITH MY FAMILY."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 2,000,000
US$ 31,549


(12/57)  EDITOR


 Posted: 26 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Annotate content, expert at pop culture references, grammatical and content editing."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,300,000
US$ 20,507


(11/57)  COUNTRY MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Digital media professional."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 3,000,000
US$ 47,323


(10/57)  TEXTURING


 Posted: 14 Sep 2018

Some College, 2-4 years: "3d animation cartoon series texturing job."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 360,000
US$ 5,679


(9/57)  CONTENT WRITER


 Posted: 18 Aug 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Writiing content for digital marketing."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 300,000
US$ 4,732


(8/57)  ANIMATOR


 Posted: 03 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Here i works as Sr. 3D animatior for 4.5 years."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 240,000
US$ 3,786


(7/57)  TRANSMISSION EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 22 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Radio transmission management."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 650,000
US$ 10,253


(6/57)  SHOW PRODUCER


 Posted: 15 Jun 2018

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Production for national and international shoots."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 450,000
US$ 7,098


(5/57)  LEAD RECORDIST


 Posted: 29 Nov 2017

High School, 2-4 years: "Lead team to do recordings, throughout major cities in India."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 55,000
US$ 819


(4/57)  CONTENT WRITER


 Posted: 20 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Writing Content for entertainment industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,440,000
US$ 21,435


(3/57)  SOCIAL MEDIA EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 30 Oct 2017

High School, 20+ years: "Handling social media accounts."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 1,800,000
US$ 26,794


(2/57)  MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Employee job descriptions clearly identify and spell out the responsibilities of a specific job. They also include information about working conditions, tools, equipment used, knowledge and skills needed, and relationships with other positions including the manager who is the boss.Jul 2, 2017."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 800,000
US$ 11,908


(1/57)  DESIGNER


 Posted: 29 Jun 2017

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Graphic designers are responsible for creating 2D visual assets that effectively convey information. We produce materials for both print and digital mediums."
Individual GROSS salary:
INR 750,000
US$ 11,164


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