Media (Malaysia)

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info SALARY PROFILES
43
info AVG. GROSS SALARY ($)
US$ 24,460
info AVG. GROSS SALARY
MYR 81,457
info AVG. NET SALARY
MYR 62,719
  UPDATED: 25 Mar 2019
Difference gross vs. net (take home): 23%

What is average salary for Media in Malaysia?

Based on our survey (43 individual salary profiles) average GROSS salary for Media in Malaysia is MYR 81,457. Average NET salary is MYR 62,719. The most frequent GROSS salary is MYR 50,891. The most frequent education is Bachelors Degree. The most frequent experience are 4-8 Years.

Career Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Media Manager MYR 86,200 US$ 27,592 06
Journalist MYR 76,600 US$ 21,908 06
Editor MYR 54,720 US$ 14,946 05
Digital Media MYR 120,000 US$ 38,080 03
Social Media MYR 30,833 US$ 8,242 03
TV Presenter MYR 122,500 US$ 38,090 02
TV Producer MYR 82,000 US$ 27,116 02
Interactive Media MYR 33,870 US$ 11,077 02
Media Coordinator MYR 36,000 US$ 10,848 01
Photographer MYR 30,000 US$ 9,949 01
City Avg. gross salary (in USD) Profiles
Kuala Lumpur MYR 94,654 US$ 28,574 30
Petaling Jaya MYR 53,331 US$ 15,490 10

Salary profiles from individual employees for Media in Malaysia

Below is the list of 43 individual salary profiles - all added on this website.

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(43/43) HEAD OF DESIGN STUDIO


 Posted: 25 Mar 2019

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "Managing 50 people and oversee creative projects"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 7,330
US$ 1,830

(42/43) ASSOCIATE EDITOR


 Posted: 24 Mar 2019

      

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Content and presentation editor"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 53,000
US$ 13,234

(41/43) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 22 Jan 2019

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Cover news and stories in Malaysia"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 100,000
US$ 24,969

(40/43) TRANSACTION PROCESS ANALYST


 Posted: 05 Nov 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "I am looking forward for new job"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 58,000
US$ 14,482

(39/43) RIGGER


 Posted: 01 Jul 2018

      

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "I prepare 3D models for use in animation"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 108,000
US$ 26,967

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(38/43) COMPOSITOR


 Posted: 17 Apr 2018

      

Some College, 12-16 years: "vfx compositing"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 60,000
US$ 14,981

(37/43) TRANSLATOR


 Posted: 16 Sep 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Translating Tv shows and movies - English / Persian"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 34,000
US$ 7,680

(36/43) SENIOR ASSOCIATE, RESEARCH


 Posted: 13 Sep 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Conduct research on video related media"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 67,600
US$ 15,270

(35/43) INVESTIGATIVE VIDEOJOURNALIST


 Posted: 12 Sep 2017

      

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Writing articles on social issues."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 50,000
US$ 11,294

(34/43) ACTOR


 Posted: 10 Aug 2017

      

Some College, 2-4 years: "Acting in films, tv, adverts. Comedy. the art or occupation of performing in plays, movies, or television productions. "she studied acting in New York" synonyms: drama, the theater, the stage, the performing arts, thespianism, dramatics, dramaturgy, stagecraft, theatricals; informaltreading the boards "the theory and practice of acting""
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 45,000
US$ 10,165

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(33/43) SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Jul 2017

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Update social media, social media engagement, user engagement, social media strategy"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 2,000
US$ 452

(32/43) EDITOR


 Posted: 05 Nov 2016

      

Some College, 4-8 years: "I manage my company product's media platform as well as it's communications and branding straegies"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 79,600
US$ 19,155

(31/43) CAMERAMAN


 Posted: 20 Nov 2015

      

Some College education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 11,111
US$ 3,127

(30/43) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 04 Apr 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 20,000
US$ 5,630

(29/43) EDITOR


 Posted: 03 Mar 2015

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 59,400
US$ 16,720

(28/43) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 25 Dec 2014

      

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "monitoring malaysia's economy, stock exchange, money market, corporate scene"
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 150,000
US$ 45,200

(27/43) MEDIA COORDINATOR


 Posted: 01 Oct 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 36,000
US$ 10,848

(26/43) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 29 Sep 2014

      

Some College education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 36,000
US$ 10,848

(25/43) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 07 Jul 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 700,000
US$ 210,932

(24/43) SOCIAL MEDIA


 Posted: 07 Jul 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 32,500
US$ 9,793

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(23/43) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 30 Apr 2014

      

High School education, 12-16 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 110,000
US$ 33,146

(22/43) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Apr 2014

      

Some College education, 20+ years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 60,000
US$ 18,080

(21/43) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 09 Apr 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 60,000
US$ 18,080

(20/43) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Apr 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 60,000
US$ 18,080

(19/43) EDITOR


 Posted: 19 Feb 2014

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 45,600
US$ 13,741

(18/43) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 28 Jan 2014

   

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 78,000
US$ 23,504

(17/43) INTERACTIVE MEDIA


 Posted: 24 Sep 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 36,000
US$ 11,627

(16/43) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2013

      

Some College education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 98,200
US$ 31,715

(15/43) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 21 May 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 143,000
US$ 46,184

(14/43) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 06 Feb 2013

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 45,000
US$ 14,533

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(13/43) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 23 Aug 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 1-2 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 48,000
US$ 15,919

(12/43) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 23 Aug 2012

      

Some College education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 150,000
US$ 49,747

(11/43) PHOTOGRAPHER


 Posted: 03 May 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 30,000
US$ 9,949

(10/43) INTERACTIVE MEDIA


 Posted: 15 Apr 2012

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 31,740
US$ 10,526

(9/43) TV PRODUCER


 Posted: 03 Jan 2012

      

High School education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 64,000
US$ 21,225

(8/43) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Nov 2011

      

Some College education, 2-4 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 90,000
US$ 29,707

(7/43) OTHER MEDIA CAREER


 Posted: 14 Oct 2011

      

Some College education, 0-1 year of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 12,000
US$ 3,961

(6/43) JOURNALIST


 Posted: 14 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 79,600
US$ 26,274

(5/43) EDITOR


 Posted: 11 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 36,000
US$ 11,883

(4/43) TV PRODUCER


 Posted: 02 Sep 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 100,000
US$ 33,007

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(3/43) DIGITAL MEDIA


 Posted: 29 Aug 2011

      

Masters Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 150,000
US$ 49,511

(2/43) MEDIA MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Jun 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 8-12 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 66,000
US$ 21,785

(1/43) TV PRESENTER


 Posted: 18 Apr 2011

      

Bachelors Degree education, 4-8 years of experience.
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 200,000
US$ 66,015

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  SURVEY BY LEVELS   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Salary levels Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles (frequency)
More US$ 210,932 MYR 700,000
01
65K US$ 66,015 MYR 200,000
01
45K US$ 47,660 MYR 148,250
04
35K US$ 32,623 MYR 102,733
03
25K US$ 24,919 MYR 83,657
07
15K US$ 14,182 MYR 50,891
19
8K US$ 8,263 MYR 29,125
04
4K US$ 3,544 MYR 11,555
02
2K US$ 1,830 MYR 7,330
01
Less US$ 452 MYR 2,000
01

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  SURVEY BY GENDER   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Male US$ 30,814 MYR 106,011 17
Female US$ 15,563 MYR 53,110 17
N/A US$ 29,263 MYR 88,622 09

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  SURVEY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Masters Degree US$ 24,680 MYR 84,333 03
Bachelors Degree US$ 27,039 MYR 89,868 27
Some College US$ 17,574 MYR 59,021 11
High School US$ 27,186 MYR 87,000 02

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  SURVEY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
20+ Years US$ 57,987 MYR 195,920 05
12-16 Years US$ 19,659 MYR 68,666 03
8-12 Years US$ 28,866 MYR 97,233 06
4-8 Years US$ 23,993 MYR 77,033 14
2-4 Years US$ 16,054 MYR 55,066 09
1-2 Years US$ 9,523 MYR 29,555 02
0-1 Year US$ 7,558 MYR 25,125 04

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  SURVEY BY AGES   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
51-56 US$ 210,932 MYR 700,000 01
45-50 US$ 45,200 MYR 150,000 01
39-44 US$ 18,080 MYR 60,000 01
33-38 US$ 19,006 MYR 70,851 06
27-32 US$ 19,119 MYR 64,698 17
22-26 US$ 9,392 MYR 33,762 08
N/A US$ 29,263 MYR 88,622 09

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  SURVEY BY CAREERS   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. TV Presenter US$ 38,090 MYR 122,500 02
2. Digital Media US$ 38,080 MYR 120,000 03
3. Other Media Career US$ 33,145 MYR 113,266 11
4. Media Manager US$ 27,592 MYR 86,200 06
5. TV Producer US$ 27,116 MYR 82,000 02
6. Journalist US$ 21,908 MYR 76,600 06
7. Editor US$ 14,946 MYR 54,720 05
8. Interactive Media US$ 11,077 MYR 33,870 02
9. Media Coordinator US$ 10,848 MYR 36,000 01
10. Photographer US$ 9,949 MYR 30,000 01
11. Social Media US$ 8,242 MYR 30,833 03
12. Cameraman US$ 3,127 MYR 11,111 01

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  SURVEY BY WORK   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
Permanent US$ 25,230 MYR 82,162 35
Contract US$ 18,896 MYR 72,000 06
Self Employed US$ 27,682 MYR 97,500 02

  SURVEY BY CITIES   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Kuala Lumpur Media US$ 28,574 MYR 94,654 30
2. Petaling Jaya Media US$ 15,490 MYR 53,331 10

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  SURVEY BY COUNTRIES    MEDIA

# Average GROSS Salary (USD) Average GROSS Salary   Salary profiles
1. Australia Australia Media 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. Russia Russia Media US$ 40,127 RUB 1,374,539 16
6. China China Media US$ 31,811 CNY 207,608 23
7. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 24,460 MYR 81,457 43
8. Vietnam Vietnam Media US$ 23,875 VND 499,089,526 11
9. Indonesia Indonesia Media US$ 17,138 IDR 215,422,422 27

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