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Average Salary for CBS Corporation Employees

Headquartered in New York City, N.Y., CBS Corporation offers a range of employment opportunities in the broadcasting, from Marketing Director to Senior Business Analyst. An average CBS Corporation employee can expect to make $54K annually. Geography primarily drives compensation; however, how long you've been working and what you do at the company are also reported as secondary influences on salary at CBS Corporation. The data for this overview comes from answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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CBS Corporation typically pays:
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About This Company

New York City, New York 10019


Broadcasting, Publishing, Television Broadcasting, Media


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When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (approximately $145K per year) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; New York, N.Y. (around $75K), Los Angeles, Calif. ($73K), and San Francisco, Calif. (about $45K) are the next top-paying cities. At $28K, Pittsburgh, Pa. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in New York, where the average salary is $75K annually.

Years of Experience

For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to around $54K per year. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of CBS Corporation employees (40 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn approximately $45K annually on average.


Earning $105K per year on average, Senior Business Analysts receive the most money, followed by News Producers (about $102K), Marketing Directors ($76K), and Television Promotions Producers ($69K). Earning only about $46K on average, Public Relations Coordinators make less than most people in the company.

Certifications and Degrees

The highest-paying degree here is a B.A. in Communication; CBS Corporation awards $81K to these degree-holders.


The highest-paying skill to have may be Marketing Communications; employees who claim proficiency also report a higher average salary of approximately $116K annually. A relatively widespread skill at CBS Corporation is Project Management; just under one-fifth of employees use it for work. Video Editing, Microsoft Office, and Media / Public Relations are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just one in four workers. CBS Corporation sponsors a 401(k) program, and the vast majority of workers use this option to save for their retirement. Health insurance is part of the package for most respondents, and for a large number of workers, dental coverage is too. Some other advantages of working at CBS Corporation are life insurance, stock options, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for CBS Corporation


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$30,913 - $85,500
$37,480 - $109,614
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

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