Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to $66K annually. For those with one to four years of experience, median paychecks reach $51K per year. The largest slice of the Turner Broadcasting workforce (35 percent) has been working for 10-19 years and earns, on average, $82K annually.
News Producers represent the higher end of the earnings spectrum — in fact, median pay for this job is the highest at about $90K per year — though Senior Accountants, Executive Assistants, and Strategic Planning Analysts also do fairly well at approximately $74K, around $65K, and approximately $53K, respectively. Credit Analysts at Turner Broadcasting do not see much in the way of financial compensation and represent one of the lower-paid positions (around $45K on average) at the company.
Residents of the company's headquarter city of Atlanta, Ga. pick up paychecks that are higher than any other city — the median salary is about $66K annually; other top-paying cities include Los Angeles, Calif. ($65K) and New York, N.Y. ($63K). U.S. pay levels are highest in the state of Georgia; salaries there average to $66K per year.
Certifications and Degrees
Certified ITIL Leaders are compensated at a much higher rate than non-authorized workers, bringing in close to $101K annually. Turner Broadcasting compensates Master of Business Administration (MBA)-holders the most at about $71K per year.
In this position, it pays to have Social Media Marketing in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $98K annually. One of the more prevalent skills at Turner Broadcasting is Microsoft Excel, with around one in five considering it a key competency. Project Management, Microsoft Office, and Adobe Photoshop round out the set of key employee skills.
Benefits and Perks
A 401(k) program is available, and the vast majority of employees use it to save for retirement. Almost all survey participants report having health insurance, and nearly all survey participants report having dental coverage. Some other perks are a casual working environment, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a subsidized cell phone, and gym membership.