Average Salary for CBS Corporation Employees

New York City, N.Y.-based CBS Corporation hires for positions ranging from Film & TV Associate Producer to Operations Manager in the broadcasting. The average employee at CBS Corporation takes home $62K per year. For the most part, employee paychecks at CBS Corporation fluctuate depending on your experience level; your city and your role at the company also matter, but to a lesser degree. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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New York City, New York 10019


Broadcasting, Publishing, Television Broadcasting, Media


CBS corp.

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Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of around $65K annually. The largest fraction of CBS Corporation people (29 percent) have been working for one to four years and earn $46K per year on average.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($80K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Los Angeles, Calif. ($61K), Seattle, Wash. (approximately $52K), and San Francisco, Calif. (about $51K) are the next top-paying cities. Miami, Fla. ranks low on the pay scale — at $37K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, CBS Corporation employees make the most in New York, earning approximately $73K per year on average.


The highest paychecks go to Operations Managers, who earn an average about $74K annually, closely trailed by Music Directors ($67K), Marketing Managers ($67K), and Social Media Managers (around $62K). Among the lower-paid positions at CBS Corporation are Client Relationship Managers — the median salary for this role approaches about $40K.

Certifications and Degrees

It pays to have a Master of Science (MS) at CBS Corporation — these employees make the most at around $130K per year.


In this position, it pays to have Operations Management in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $78K annually. Video Editing is regularly seen around here; around a seventh of those surveyed report it as a core competency. Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Strategic Marketing are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

The company is somewhat lacking in the benefits department, and only one in four employees report compensation for sick days and vacation time. For employees looking to save up for their golden years, CBS Corporation provides an optional 401(k) plan, and most respondents participate. Health insurance is part of the package for most survey participants, and for a large number of workers, dental coverage is too. Additional benefits of working here are a subsidized cell phone, a casual working environment, stock options, and life insurance.

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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5
based on 28 votes.
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