Whether working on the script for a TV commercial or actually acting in it, those with media and publishing jobs create content and make sure it gets to the masses. These jobs are often found in the publishing and broadcast industries.
Methodology for The PayScale Index: Trends in Compensation
The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.