When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $145K annually) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; New York, N.Y. (approximately $75K), Los Angeles, Calif. ($71K), and San Francisco, Calif. (about $45K) are the next top-paying cities. Pittsburgh, Pa. ranks low on the pay scale — at $28K, it is one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of $75K per year) in New York.
Years of Experience
Respondents who have been working for five to nine years make about $53K annually on average. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of CBS Corporation employees (40 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $45K per year on average.
Senior Business Analysts earn the highest median pay at $103K annually, followed by News Producers (around $102K), Marketing Directors ($76K), and Television Promotions Producers (approximately $69K). With salaries averaging $44K, Reporters are among the lowest paid at CBS Corporation.
Certifications and Degrees
It pays to have a B.A. in Communication at CBS Corporation — these employees make the most at $81K per year.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Marketing Communications; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $116K annually. A relatively widespread skill at CBS Corporation is Project Management; just under one in five of employees use it for work. Employees also tend to round out their skills sets with Microsoft Office, Video Editing, and Media / Public Relations.
Benefits and Perks
Company benefits — namely paid time off for both vacation and sick leave — are received by just 28 percent. To plan for old age, almost all workers maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. CBS Corporation provides health insurance to a large number of survey participants, and a large number of workers do receive dental coverage. CBS Corporation employees also enjoy perks such as life insurance, stock options, a casual working environment, and a subsidized cell phone.