Years of Experience
For those who claim five to nine years of work experience, pay on average amounts to about $71K per year. The greater proportion of employees (37 percent) report one to four years of experience and bring home median pay of approximately $50K annually.
When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($100K per year) can be spotted in Chicago, Ill.; New York, N.Y. ($96K), Burbank, Calif. ($83K), and Los Angeles, Calif. (around $61K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($51K) in Miami, Fla., one of the lowest-paid cities. By state, Illinois offers the highest pay at about $100K annually.
The highest paychecks go to Executive Producers, who earn approximately $105K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Human Resources Concepts Certificate Holders receive bigger paychecks ($55K annually) than those without credentials. It pays to have a B.A. in Communication at NBC — these employees make the most at $88K per year.
The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Adobe InDesign; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of around $137K annually. Project Management is a popular skill in the NBC workforce; approximately one in six of those surveyed report putting it to use in their jobs. Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Adobe After Effects round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
A strong majority of survey participants save up for retirement through a 401(k) plan. A large number of respondents have health insurance, and benefits for a fair number of workers also include dental insurance. NBC also dishes out privileges such as a casual working environment, 401(a), gym membership, and a company cell phone.