Entry-Level Assistant Media Planner Salary

Entry-Level Assistant Media Planners aren't exactly in the most profitable line of business; these folks earn a belt-tightening average of $36K per year. Most Entry-Level Assistant Media Planners survey respondents are women (75 percent). Almost all enjoy medical while a large number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Assistant Media Planners. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$30,520 - $46,029
$31K
$36K
$46K
MEDIAN: $35,984
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50%
90%

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$13.33 - $22.24
$13
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.44
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
Salary
$30,520 - $46,029  
   
Bonus
$484.79 - $3,606  
Profit Sharing
$2,640  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,849 - $46,746  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 107
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.33 - $22.24  
   
Overtime
$0.36 - $32.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$484.79 - $3,606  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,640  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$30,849 - $46,746  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $36,313

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San Francisco is home to an above-average pay rate for Entry-Level Assistant Media Planners, 11 percent higher than the national average. Entry-Level Assistant Media Planners will also find cushy salaries in New York (+7 percent) and Seattle (+5 percent). Minneapolis ranks last in the field for pay, reporting salaries 14 percent below the national average. Employers pay around 9 percent less in Los Angeles and 5 percent less in Chicago, below-median salaries for those in this field.

Key Stats for Assistant Media Planner

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
27%
1-4 years
72%
5-9 years
2%
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Skills That Affect Assistant Media Planner Salaries

Advertising
▲15%

Powerpoint
▲6%

Media Management
▲5%


Microsoft Excel
▼0%

National Average
$36,000

Market Research
▼8%

Marketing Communications
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 7%
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