Broadcast Production Business Affairs Manager Salary
The average Broadcast Production Business Affairs Manager in the United States can expect to rake in roughly $66K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number enjoy medical while most get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a fair number. Most Broadcast Production Business Affairs Managers survey respondents are women (79 percent). Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.
Job Description for Broadcast Production Business Affairs Manager
Broadcast production business affairs managers are primarily responsible for coordinating the production of video, television, and radio content for their organizations. From research to negotiation, they work with a variety of vendors and producers in the entertainment industry and may also oversee contests, sweepstakes, and promotions via video, television, or radio media.Read More...
Broadcast production business affairs managers oversee teams of marketing, advertising, financial, regulatory, and compliance staff and work closely with senior management to provide effective media content. They also oversee the network clearance process and work closely with legal teams, and are responsible for generating revenue using various media and marketing projections. The ability to lead multiple teams while maintaining good relationships with senior staff, vendors, and clients is essential in this position.
A typical day for these managers involves meeting with various teams to discuss tasks for upcoming projects, and they may also review and negotiate billing contracts with clients and vendors and/or visit them personally. They work primarily in an office setting, but may travel up to 30% of the time to meet with clients and vendors. A bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or multimedia is highly beneficial for this position, though not necessarily required, and a background in the entertainment industry is also helpful. Candidates for this position should be proficient with computers and have working knowledge of software such as Microsoft Office programs.
Broadcast Production Business Affairs Manager Tasks
- Supervise and direct production, casting and schedules.
- Oversee legal and copyright issues, including for music, images, unions, contracts, and safety.
- Identify content streams, plan to produce the content and assign staff.
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Pay by Experience Level for Broadcast Production Business Affairs Manager
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Broadcast Production Business Affairs Managers who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience make $51K, but folks with five to 10 years under their belts enjoy an appreciably larger median of $67K. On average, Broadcast Production Business Affairs Managers make $73K following one to two decades on the job. Average wages for folks with more than 20 years of experience come out to around $92K.