Casting Director Salary

A Casting Director earns an average salary of $55,000 per year.

$20,608 - $104,755
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$21K
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$100K
MEDIAN: $55,000
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$20,608 - $104,755  
   
Bonus
$2,000  
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$19,727 - $109,477  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 23
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Job Description for Casting Director

  • Read scripts.
  • Meet with directors, producers and others involved in the project.
  • Liaise between actors, directors and agents to negotiate contracts, set appointments and hold auditions.
  • Recommend actors for roles and negotiate contracts with agents.

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Experience Affects Casting Director Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 60%

National Average
$59,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 16%

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
19%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 33%
dental benefits
Dental: 25%
medical benefits
Vision: 25%
dental benefits
None: 67%
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