MEDIA SALARY IN MALAYSIA

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Average gross salary for Media GROSS SALARY
MYR 81,129
Average gorss salary (USD) for Media GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 23,464
Average net salary for Media NET SALARY
MYR 63,886
The most typical salary for Media MOST TYPICAL GROSS
MYR 51,655
  Updated: 07 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 21%
  Salary entries: 54

Media Earnings in Malaysia

Average salary for Media in Malaysia is MYR 81,129.

Average take home earning is MYR 63,886 (Net).

The most typical salary is MYR 51,655 (Gross).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % MYR 200,000
15 % MYR 158,600
20 % MYR 102,733
80 % MYR 51,655
93 % MYR 31,714
96 % MYR 11,555
98 % MYR 7,330
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Editor MYR 57,200 US$ 14,959 08
Media Manager MYR 82,800 US$ 25,805 07
Journalist MYR 76,600 US$ 21,908 06
Digital Media MYR 123,000 US$ 35,239 05
Social Media MYR 31,525 US$ 8,212 04
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
Video Producer MYR 36,850 US$ 9,201 02
Game Producer MYR 69,600 US$ 16,826 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Kuala Lumpur MYR 99,189 US$ 28,902 35
Petaling Jaya MYR 48,543 US$ 13,655 14
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 210,932 MYR 700,000
01
65K US$ 66,015 MYR 200,000
01
55K US$ 52,218 MYR 216,000
01
45K US$ 48,116 MYR 158,600
05
35K US$ 32,623 MYR 102,733
03
25K US$ 24,342 MYR 83,700
08
15K US$ 14,008 MYR 51,655
24
8K US$ 8,447 MYR 31,714
07
4K US$ 3,544 MYR 11,555
02
2K US$ 1,830 MYR 7,330
01
Less US$ 452 MYR 2,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 30,604 MYR 109,718 22
Women US$ 14,365 MYR 50,851 23
N/A US$ 29,263 MYR 88,622 09

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 22,130 MYR 77,750 04
Bachelors Degree US$ 25,737 MYR 89,249 35
Some College US$ 17,182 MYR 59,403 13
High School US$ 27,186 MYR 87,000 02

Media workers holding High School degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Malaysia. With an earned High School, they grosses MYR 87,000. While Media workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of MYR 59,403. This is 58.22% lower of what High School degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 57,987 MYR 195,920 05
12-16 Years US$ 27,228 MYR 101,500 04
8-12 Years US$ 25,998 MYR 90,675 08
4-8 Years US$ 23,515 MYR 76,538 15
2-4 Years US$ 17,445 MYR 64,107 13
1-2 Years US$ 10,094 MYR 37,602 05
0-1 Year US$ 7,558 MYR 25,125 04

Media workers in Malaysia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of MYR 195,920 compared to MYR 25,125 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 667.23%.


  SALARY BY AGE   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
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$ 23,425 MYR 89,301 07
27-32 US$ 18,420 MYR 64,393 21
22-26 US$ 12,762 MYR 49,714 14
N/A US$ 29,263 MYR 88,622 09
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  SALARY BY CAREER   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. TV Presenter US$ 38,090 MYR 122,500 02
2. Digital Media US$ 35,239 MYR 123,000 05
3. Other Media Career US$ 34,544 MYR 120,494 12
4. TV Producer US$ 27,116 MYR 82,000 02
5. Media Manager US$ 25,805 MYR 82,800 07
6. Journalist US$ 21,908 MYR 76,600 06
7. Game Producer US$ 16,826 MYR 69,600 01
8. Editor US$ 14,959 MYR 57,200 08
9. Interactive Media US$ 11,077 MYR 33,870 02
10. Media Coordinator US$ 10,848 MYR 36,000 01
11. Photographer US$ 9,949 MYR 30,000 01
12. Video Producer US$ 9,201 MYR 36,850 02
13. Social Media US$ 8,212 MYR 31,525 04
14. Cameraman US$ 3,127 MYR 11,111 01

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In Malaysia economy, TV Presenter is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of MYR 122,500. Digital Media and Other Media Career follow, earning MYR 123,000 and MYR 120,494, respectively. Cameraman earn a gross annual average of MYR 11,111, while Social Media earn MYR 31,525. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 1118.10%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 24,157 MYR 81,990 44
Contract US$ 18,351 MYR 70,628 07
Self Employed US$ 25,224 MYR 93,000 03
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  SALARY BY CITY   MEDIA   MALAYSIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Kuala Lumpur Media in Kuala Lumpur US$ 28,902 MYR 99,189 35
2. Petaling Jaya Media in Petaling Jaya US$ 13,655 MYR 48,543 14

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    MEDIA

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia Media in Australia US$ 77,969 AU$ 86,684 47
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. Russia Russia Media in Russia US$ 38,711 RUB 1,399,590 18
6. China China Media in China US$ 30,845 CNY 201,291 24
7. Malaysia Malaysia US$ 23,464 MYR 81,129 54
8. Vietnam Vietnam Media in Vietnam US$ 20,886 VND 437,906,522 13
9. Indonesia Indonesia Media in Indonesia US$ 16,534 IDR 208,946,846 30

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(22/22)  DIGITAL MARKETER


 Posted: 07 Sep 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Email marketing and ecommerce expert."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 216,000
US$ 52,218


(21/22)  CONTENT MANAGER


 Posted: 02 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "-Project Management -Source content for inbound -Marketing analysis."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 62,400
US$ 15,085


(20/22)  EDITOR


 Posted: 12 Jun 2020

Some College, 8-12 years: "Video editing, sound editing, design, animation, motion graphics."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 84,000
US$ 20,307


(19/22)  3S ARTIST


 Posted: 08 Jun 2020

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Game engine technical artist."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 69,600
US$ 16,826


(18/22)  SOCIAL MEDIA SPECIALIST


 Posted: 05 May 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Graphic design, copywriting, client servicing, campaign ideation."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 33,600
US$ 8,123


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(17/22)  VIDEO EDITOR


 Posted: 02 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Editing digital marketing/advertising videos. Knowledgable in video editing/digital creation software; Adobe Premiere Pro, After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 42,000
US$ 10,154


(16/22)  STRATEGIC PLANNER


 Posted: 24 Aug 2019

Some College, 2-4 years: "Plan out marketing strategies."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 39,000
US$ 9,738


(15/22)  BUSINESS DIRECTOR


 Posted: 17 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Team leaderships."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 200,000
US$ 49,938


(14/22)  POST PRODUCTION PRODUCER


 Posted: 03 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Dealing with clients and advertising."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 32,900
US$ 8,215


(13/22)  CONTENT EDITOR


 Posted: 01 Jun 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Sub edit magazine articles."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 58,000
US$ 14,482


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(12/22)  SENIOR VIDEO PRODUCER


 Posted: 02 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Ideating, scriptwriting, producing, directing, and being a talent for a video series."
Individual GROSS salary:
MYR 40,800
US$ 10,187


(11/22)  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


(10/22)  ASSOCIATE EDITOR


 Posted: 24 Mar 2019

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


(9/22)  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


(8/22)  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


(7/22)  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


(6/22)  COMPOSITOR


 Posted: 17 Apr 2018

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


(5/22)  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


(4/22)  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


(3/22)  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


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(2/22)  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


(1/22)  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


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