MEDIA SALARY IN SOUTH KOREA

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Average gross salary for Media GROSS SALARY
KRW 51,510,000
Average gorss salary (USD) for Media GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 48,030
Average net salary for Media NET SALARY
KRW 43,628,960
The most typical salary for Media MOST TYPICAL GROSS
KRW 40,000,000
  Updated: 22 Jun 2019   Diff. gross vs. net: 15%
  Salary entries: 08

Media Earnings in South Korea

Average salary for Media in South Korea is KRW 51,510,000.

Average take home earning is KRW 43,628,960 (Net).

The most typical salary is KRW 40,000,000 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (08 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
12 % KRW 90,000,000
25 % KRW 80,640,000
38 % KRW 65,140,000
50 % KRW 43,800,000
88 % KRW 31,500,000
100 % KRW 21,000,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Media Manager KRW 72,890,000 US$ 68,726 02
Photographer KRW 90,000,000 US$ 83,484 01
Editor KRW 43,800,000 US$ 41,298 01
Music Producer KRW 40,000,000 US$ 36,205 01
Social Media KRW 31,500,000 US$ 29,700 01
Digital Media KRW 21,000,000 US$ 19,480 01
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Seoul KRW 53,154,285 US$ 49,660 07
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
85K US$ 83,484 KRW 90,000,000
01
75K US$ 76,033 KRW 80,640,000
01
65K US$ 61,419 KRW 65,140,000
01
45K US$ 41,298 KRW 43,800,000
01
35K US$ 36,414 KRW 40,000,000
02
25K US$ 29,700 KRW 31,500,000
01
15K US$ 19,480 KRW 21,000,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 47,776 KRW 51,325,000 04
Women US$ 52,310 KRW 55,593,333 03
N/A US$ 36,205 KRW 40,000,000 01

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 56,592 KRW 60,750,000 02
Bachelors Degree US$ 46,970 KRW 50,116,000 05
High School US$ 36,205 KRW 40,000,000 01

Media workers holding Masters Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in South Korea. With an earned Masters Degree, they grosses KRW 60,750,000. While Media workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of KRW 40,000,000. This is 56.31% lower of what Masters Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
12-16 Years US$ 83,484 KRW 90,000,000 01
4-8 Years US$ 58,025 KRW 61,926,666 03
2-4 Years US$ 41,298 KRW 43,800,000 01
1-2 Years US$ 24,590 KRW 26,250,000 02
0-1 Year US$ 36,205 KRW 40,000,000 01

Media workers in South Korea with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 12-16 Years of experience earn a gross average of KRW 90,000,000 compared to KRW 26,250,000 for their counterparts with 1-2 Years of experience. The difference between workers with 12-16 Years of experience and 1-2 Years is 239.50%.


  SALARY BY AGE   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
39-44 US$ 83,484 KRW 90,000,000 01
33-38 US$ 38,960 KRW 41,900,000 02
27-32 US$ 46,658 KRW 49,570,000 04
N/A US$ 36,205 KRW 40,000,000 01
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  SALARY BY CAREER   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Photographer US$ 83,484 KRW 90,000,000 01
2. Media Manager US$ 68,726 KRW 72,890,000 02
3. Editor US$ 41,298 KRW 43,800,000 01
4. Other Media Career US$ 36,623 KRW 40,000,000 01
5. Music Producer US$ 36,205 KRW 40,000,000 01
6. Social Media US$ 29,700 KRW 31,500,000 01
7. Digital Media US$ 19,480 KRW 21,000,000 01

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In South Korea economy, Photographer is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of KRW 90,000,000. Media Manager and Editor follow, earning KRW 72,890,000 and KRW 43,800,000, respectively. Digital Media earn a gross annual average of KRW 21,000,000, while Social Media earn KRW 31,500,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 328.56%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 53,056 KRW 56,763,333 06
Contract US$ 32,953 KRW 35,750,000 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   MEDIA   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Seoul Media in Seoul US$ 49,660 KRW 53,154,285 07

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    MEDIA

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland Media in Switzerland US$ 99,455 CHF 92,428 14
2. Australia Australia Media in Australia US$ 78,836 AU$ 87,373 46
3. Norway Norway Media in Norway US$ 72,933 NOK 576,714 07
4. United States United States Media US$ 66,482 US$ 66,482 228
5. Finland Finland Media in Finland US$ 60,889 EUR 47,800 05
6. United Kingdom United Kingdom Media in United Kingdom US$ 59,334 GBP 39,772 80
7. Germany Germany Media in Germany US$ 57,900 EUR 46,326 31
8. Canada Canada Media in Canada US$ 56,719 CA$ 62,598 70
9. Mexico Mexico Media in Mexico US$ 48,260 MXN 738,500 08
10. France France Media in France US$ 48,234 EUR 35,727 11

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(4/4)  BUSINESS OPERATION SENIOR MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Managing projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 65,140,000
US$ 61,419


(3/4)  SENIOR EDITOR


 Posted: 16 May 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Writing."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 43,800,000
US$ 41,298


(2/4)  SENIOR OPERATIONS MANAGER


 Posted: 28 Jun 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Project Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 80,640,000
US$ 76,033


(1/4)  ONLINE CONTENT MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Mar 2018

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Fluent in 5 languages. Upload and schedule online content on Social Media. Analyze performance and review strategy if needed."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 31,500,000
US$ 29,700


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