Entry-Level Digital Media Specialist Salary

For Entry-Level Digital Media Specialists, yearly average wages total $43K annually. Total cash compensation for Entry-Level Digital Media Specialists runs from $30K to $61K depending on bonuses that can occasionally exceed $6K and profit sharing that can reach almost $15K. Most Entry-Level Digital Media Specialists like their work and job satisfaction is high. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 56 percent. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$31,314 - $62,851
$31K
$43K
$63K
MEDIAN: $42,957
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$12.22 - $22.78
$12
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $17.62
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$31,314 - $62,851  
   
Bonus
$178.41 - $6,030  
Profit Sharing
$152.05 - $14,795  
Commission
$9,826  
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).
)
$29,831 - $61,395  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 544
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.22 - $22.78  
   
Overtime
$20.05 - $33.31  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$178.41 - $6,030  
   
Commission
$9,826  
Profit Sharing
$152.05 - $14,795  
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).
)
$29,831 - $61,395  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 183

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Employers: Start Here »

Digital Media Specialist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,670

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Entry-Level Digital Media Specialists will find that Seattle offers an impressive pay rate, one which exceeds the national average by 33 percent. Entry-Level Digital Media Specialists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+20 percent), Chicago (+19 percent), Boston (+18 percent), and New York (+12 percent). In Kansas City, salaries are 12 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Digital Media Specialist

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 117 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
81%
5-9 years
13%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Digital Media Specialist Salaries

Strategic Marketing
▲18%

Search Engine Marketing (SEM)
▲10%

Online Marketing
▲7%

Project Management
▲7%

Web Analytics
▲4%

Microsoft Excel
▲4%

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▲3%

Marketing Communications
▼0%

National Average
$42,000



Video Editing
▼1%

Email Marketing
▼1%

Graphic Design
▼2%

Adobe Photoshop
▼5%

Adobe Illustrator
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 117 votes.

Gender

Female
56 %
Male
44 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 17%
ADVERTISEMENT