The average pay for an Executive Producer is $97,555 per year. Experience strongly influences salary for this job.
Executive Producer Total Pay (?
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$50,279 - $171,059
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MEDIAN: $97,554
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National Salary Data

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Salary
$50,279 - $171,059  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,590  
Profit Sharing
$10,000 - $87,500  
Total Pay (?
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$49,737 - $196,725  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 157
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Job Description for Executive Producer
  • Supervise postproduction, including first and final cuts.
  • Liaise between networks, financial backers, and production companies.
  • Create and develop television programming that meet advertising, ratings, and finance criteria.
  • Set budgets, schedules, and quality benchmarks.
Pay by Experience Level for Executive Producer
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
San Francisco
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Los Angeles
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National Average
$102,000
Chicago
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Experience Affects Executive Producer Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 30%
Experienced
up arrow 9%
National Average
$102,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 8%
Entry-Level
up arrow 31%

Skills That Affect Executive Producer Salaries

National Average
$102,000
Client Interaction
up arrow 2%
Project Management
up arrow 2%
Budget Management
up arrow 12%
People Management
up arrow 18%
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Gender
Female
44%
female alumni
 
Male
56%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
43%
20 years or more
23%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 73%
vision benefits Vision: 55% employee benefits None: 13%
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