Digital Producer Salary

Pay for Digital Producers in the United States sits in the ballpark of $59K annually. Geography is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by career length. Most enjoy medical while a strong majority get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the larger part. Job satisfaction for Digital Producers is high. The majority of Digital Producers (62 percent) who took the survey are female. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$36,601 - $94,409
$37K
$59K
$94K
MEDIAN: $58,978
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50%
90%

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$13.67 - $38.92
$14
$22
$39
MEDIAN: $21.76
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Salary
$36,601 - $94,409  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,971  
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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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$35,289 - $94,862  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 434
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$13.67 - $38.92  
   
Overtime
$20.46 - $44.91  
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.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,971  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,750  
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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$35,289 - $94,862  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 60

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Job Description for Digital Producer

A digital producer's main responsibility is the creation of digital media for projects; this may include web design, music, videos, and other media. The producer is responsible for delivering the client's desired product and making adjustments based on client feedback. Digital producers must be able to prioritize tasks and manage day-to-day operations to ensure that deadlines are met. They are also responsible for assessing risks and proactively addressing potential issues through problem solving; additionally, they must work as part of a team to implement solutions to issues.

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Digital Producer Tasks

  • Manage full-cycle production of videos, website development, social web and/or mobile applications, online advertising, and email marketing.
  • Develop concept, design and/or narratives for projects.
  • Work with project managers to ensure the workflow, documentation, rights and clearances, and content tagging standards are upheld.
  • Lead a team of developers, designers, and strategists to ensure that the final product is consistent with the client's vision, budget and timeline.

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Popular Skills for Digital Producer


Digital Producers seem to exploit a large range of skills on the job. Lucky workers who know User Experience Design can expect a significant pay bump, scoring salaries 26 percent above average. HTML and Account Management are also correlated to pay that is above average, with increases between 13 percent and 26 percent. Those listing Adobe Photoshop as a skill should be prepared for drastically lower pay. Search Engine Optimization and Social Media Optimization also typically command lower compensation. Most people who know Project Management also know Video Editing.

Pay by Experience Level for Digital Producer

Pay by Experience for a Digital Producer has a positive trend. An entry-level Digital Producer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 301 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Digital Producer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 174 salaries. An experienced Digital Producer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $75,000 based on 78 salaries. A Digital Producer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $58,637

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

Home to some of the best pay for Digital Producers, Philadelphia offers exceptional salaries, 19 percent above the national average. Digital Producers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+19 percent), Los Angeles (+18 percent), New York (+16 percent), and San Francisco (+16 percent). Compared to the national average, Sacramento Digital Producers have considerably lower salaries, 23 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Chicago and Austin are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 20 percent lower and 18 percent lower, respectively.

Digital Producer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Digital Producer?

Digital Producer in Charlotte:
"Best Job, Ever!"
Pros: It's the same, but different everyday. I know I'll come in and sit at my desk everyday, but I never know what the day will bring. Plus, I basically get paid to play on the internet!
Cons: Working weekends and on holidays.

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Key Stats for Digital Producer

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
1%
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Experience Affects Digital Producer Salaries

▲27%

Late-Career
▲19%

▲15%

National Average
$59,000

▼15%

Skills That Affect Digital Producer Salaries

User Experience (UX) Design
▲26%

HTML
▲13%

Account Management
▲13%


Graphic Design
▲8%



Client Interaction
▲4%

National Average
$59,000


▼11%

▼13%



Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
▼29%

Adobe Photoshop
▼30%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 72 votes.

Gender

Female
62 %
Male
38 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 14%
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