MEDIA SALARY IN UNITED KINGDOM

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Average gross salary for Media GROSS SALARY
GBP 39,772
Average gorss salary (USD) for Media GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 59,334
Average net salary for Media NET SALARY
GBP 29,464
The most typical salary for Media MOST TYPICAL GROSS
GBP 24,090
  Updated: 09 Mar 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 25%
  Salary entries: 80

Media Earnings in United Kingdom

Average salary for Media in United Kingdom is GBP 39,772.

Average take home earning is GBP 29,464 (Net).

The most typical salary is GBP 24,090 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (80 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
8 % GBP 80,000
12 % GBP 64,933
22 % GBP 50,625
58 % GBP 34,384
86 % GBP 24,090
100 % GBP 16,400
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Editor GBP 35,506 US$ 53,157 13
Journalist GBP 27,900 US$ 40,227 10
Digital Media GBP 43,688 US$ 66,386 09
TV Producer GBP 56,133 US$ 75,548 06
Game Producer GBP 64,400 US$ 87,802 05
Media Manager GBP 83,000 US$ 134,218 04
Social Media GBP 26,250 US$ 39,350 04
Video Producer GBP 25,375 US$ 38,326 04
Film Producer GBP 32,000 US$ 51,339 03
Web Producer GBP 35,000 US$ 56,350 02
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
London, United Kingdom GBP 44,686 US$ 66,029 51
Manchester, United Kingdom GBP 34,333 US$ 55,277 03
Cardiff GBP 30,000 US$ 43,368 03
Glasgow GBP 24,333 US$ 36,253 03
Leeds GBP 22,526 US$ 34,700 03
Edinburgh GBP 47,500 US$ 77,526 02
Ipswich GBP 29,500 US$ 45,498 02
Belfast GBP 21,500 US$ 34,343 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
205K US$ 326,425 GBP 200,000
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195K US$ 236,887 GBP 190,000
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85K US$ 126,250 GBP 80,000
02
105K US$ 124,677 GBP 100,000
01
95K US$ 121,979 GBP 90,000
01
75K US$ 97,216 GBP 75,000
01
65K US$ 95,676 GBP 64,933
03
55K US$ 76,482 GBP 50,625
08
45K US$ 63,260 GBP 42,133
09
35K US$ 51,645 GBP 34,384
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25K US$ 37,187 GBP 24,090
23
15K US$ 25,657 GBP 16,400
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  SALARY BY GENDER   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 72,430 GBP 49,636 35
Women US$ 45,652 GBP 31,854 20
N/A US$ 51,944 GBP 32,296 25

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Masters Degree US$ 58,310 GBP 40,191 24
Bachelors Degree US$ 59,169 GBP 39,440 44
Some College US$ 56,206 GBP 36,725 08
High School US$ 73,550 GBP 47,000 04

Media workers holding High School degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in United Kingdom. With an earned High School, they grosses GBP 47,000. While Media workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of GBP 36,725. This is 30.86% lower of what High School degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 88,554 GBP 65,311 09
16-20 Years US$ 81,105 GBP 57,800 05
12-16 Years US$ 62,772 GBP 39,800 10
8-12 Years US$ 52,059 GBP 35,309 11
4-8 Years US$ 51,305 GBP 33,839 17
2-4 Years US$ 45,487 GBP 30,824 12
1-2 Years US$ 83,319 GBP 51,358 07
0-1 Year US$ 38,061 GBP 23,766 09

Media workers in United Kingdom with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of GBP 65,311 compared to GBP 23,766 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 132.66%.


  SALARY BY AGE   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 101,448 GBP 77,966 06
45-50 US$ 88,413 GBP 60,000 05
39-44 US$ 65,411 GBP 43,777 09
33-38 US$ 45,294 GBP 31,033 12
27-32 US$ 47,470 GBP 32,420 13
22-26 US$ 68,752 GBP 44,388 09
16-21 US$ 29,263 GBP 19,200 01
N/A US$ 51,944 GBP 32,296 25
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  SALARY BY CAREER   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Media Manager US$ 134,218 GBP 83,000 04
2. Game Producer US$ 87,802 GBP 64,400 05
3. TV Producer US$ 75,548 GBP 56,133 06
4. Radio Producer US$ 71,089 GBP 45,000 01
5. Associate Producer US$ 69,826 GBP 44,200 01
6. Digital Media US$ 66,386 GBP 43,688 09
7. Radio Presenter US$ 64,400 GBP 40,000 01
8. Other Media Career US$ 55,356 GBP 37,587 08
9. Editor US$ 53,157 GBP 35,506 13
10. Web Producer US$ 56,350 GBP 35,000 02
11. Sound Assistant US$ 52,430 GBP 34,400 01
12. Music Producer US$ 54,740 GBP 34,000 01
13. Film Producer US$ 51,339 GBP 32,000 03
14. TV Presenter US$ 51,520 GBP 32,000 02
15. Interactive Media US$ 42,676 GBP 28,000 01
16. Journalist US$ 40,227 GBP 27,900 10
17. Media Coordinator US$ 44,393 GBP 27,199 02
18. Social Media US$ 39,350 GBP 26,250 04
19. Video Producer US$ 38,326 GBP 25,375 04
20. Photographer US$ 30,483 GBP 20,000 01
21. Weather Reporter US$ 29,004 GBP 20,000 01

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In United Kingdom economy, Media Manager is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of GBP 83,000. Game Producer and TV Producer follow, earning GBP 64,400 and GBP 56,133, respectively. Weather Reporter earn a gross annual average of GBP 20,000, while Photographer earn GBP 20,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 362.76%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 62,532 GBP 40,882 52
Contract US$ 55,126 GBP 37,660 15
Self Employed US$ 57,158 GBP 42,272 11
Part Time US$ 19,695 GBP 13,000 02
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  SALARY BY CITY   MEDIA   UNITED KINGDOM

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Edinburgh Media in Edinburgh US$ 77,526 GBP 47,500 02
2. London, United Kingdom Media in London, United Kingdom US$ 66,029 GBP 44,686 51
3. Manchester, United Kingdom Media in Manchester, United Kingdom US$ 55,277 GBP 34,333 03
4. Cardiff Media in Cardiff US$ 43,368 GBP 30,000 03
5. Ipswich Media in Ipswich US$ 45,498 GBP 29,500 02
6. Glasgow Media in Glasgow US$ 36,253 GBP 24,333 03
7. Leeds Media in Leeds US$ 34,700 GBP 22,526 03
8. Belfast Media in Belfast US$ 34,343 GBP 21,500 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 US$ 59,334 GBP 39,772 80
4. Ireland Ireland Media in Ireland US$ 52,735 EUR 42,810 19
5. France France Media in France US$ 48,234 EUR 35,727 11
6. Russia Russia Media in Russia US$ 38,711 RUB 1,399,590 18
7. China China Media in China US$ 30,845 CNY 201,291 24
8. India India Media in India US$ 17,155 INR 1,080,445 97

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(17/17)  PROJECT MANAGER


 Posted: 09 Mar 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Project management, research, media audits, media measurement, ratings, contract negotiations, tender writing, evaluations."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 75,000
US$ 97,216


(16/17)  NEWS REPORTER


 Posted: 07 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Reporting political news to media channels."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 50,000
US$ 67,766


(15/17)  SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT CREATOR AND MODERATOR


 Posted: 03 Sep 2019

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Creating and maintaining content across 2 social media channels for a large nonprofit organisation."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 11,000
US$ 14,909


(14/17)  BUSINESS EDITOR


 Posted: 26 Jun 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Journalist with experience in team managemnet, project management and multimedia including broadcast."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 21,000
US$ 28,462


(13/17)  AUDIOVISUAL TRANSLATOR


 Posted: 29 Apr 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "French to English and SDH subtitling, dubbing and script translation services."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 35,000
US$ 47,436


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(12/17)  DIGITAL DESIGNER


 Posted: 28 Mar 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "UX UI, Mobile apps, Websites, banners."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 90,000
US$ 121,979


(11/17)  JOURNALIST


 Posted: 08 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Digital video journalist."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 25,000
US$ 33,883


(10/17)  CORRESPONDENT


 Posted: 20 Nov 2018

Masters Degree, 4-8 years: "Editorial executive in Polish newspaper."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 29,000
US$ 39,304


(9/17)  ASSISTANT EDITOR


 Posted: 16 Nov 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Produce a TV news show."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 66,800
US$ 90,536


(8/17)  PRODUCER


 Posted: 14 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Producer in advertising."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 36,500
US$ 49,469


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(7/17)  CHIEF EXECUTIVE


 Posted: 13 Aug 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "Running strategy for the business."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 12,000
US$ 16,264


(6/17)  PR MANAGER


 Posted: 19 Feb 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "PR manager, looking after press and media relations."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 30,000
US$ 40,660


(5/17)  EXECUTIVE PRODUCER


 Posted: 29 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "From finance to contracts, to recruiting talent through to post-production I cover all aspects of a production."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 100,000
US$ 124,677


(4/17)  DESTINATION EDITOR


 Posted: 27 Nov 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Commissioning editor in publishing firm."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 39,000
US$ 48,624


(3/17)  REPORTER


 Posted: 29 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Commodity reporter, working for an oil and gas company."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 36,500
US$ 45,507


(2/17)  VP OF GAMES


 Posted: 22 Jul 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Oversee all design and production of all games."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 190,000
US$ 236,887


(1/17)  EDITOR


 Posted: 09 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "I edit a magazine and website in the F&B industry."
Individual GROSS salary:
GBP 45,000
US$ 56,105


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