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Average Salary for CBS Corporation Employees

CBS Corporation is a broadcasting firm headquartered in New York City, N.Y. that hires for Marketing Director positions, Senior Business Analyst roles, and more. An average CBS Corporation employee can expect to make $54K annually. Though how long you've been working and what you do at the company are influential salary factors for those at CBS Corporation, where you live turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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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 ($145K per year) can be spotted in Atlanta, Ga.; New York, N.Y. (approximately $75K), Los Angeles, Calif. (about $73K), and San Francisco, Calif. ($45K) are the next top-paying cities. On the lower end is Pittsburgh, Pa. at $28K. Pay rates in the United States are highest in the state of New York, where they average to around $75K annually.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $54K per year. Overall, the greater share of CBS Corporation folks have one to four years of experience and earn an average around $45K annually.


Senior Business Analysts rake in the most money, with average earnings of $105K per year; News Producers come in second with average earnings amounting to $102K, while Marketing Directors and Television Promotions Producers rank near the top as well ($76K and about $69K, respectively). Earning only around $46K on average, Public Relations Coordinators make less than most people in the company.

Certifications and Degrees

Regarding salaries and education, CBS Corporation pays those with a B.A. in Communication the most — about $81K.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Marketing Communications; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $116K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at CBS Corporation is Project Management, with slightly less than one-fifth considering it a key competency. Video Editing, Microsoft Office, and Media / Public Relations are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

The company does pay out vacation and sick days, but these benefits are received by only one in four respondents. Nearly all respondents save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. A large number of employees receive health insurance, and most employees get dental coverage. Some other perks are life insurance, stock options, a casual working environment, and a company cell phone.

Key Stats for CBS Corporation


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50 %
$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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