Media Coordinator Salary

Those pursuing careers as Media Coordinators in the United States may have to make do with less; average incomes for people in this area hover around only $37K per year. Incomes of Media Coordinators vary widely depending on performance components; bonuses and profit sharing that can occasionally exceed $3K cause paychecks to spread between $28K on the low end and $48K on the high end. Career length and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. For the most part, Media Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$28,945 - $48,334

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$11.69 - $21.39

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$28,945 - $48,334  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,948  
Profit Sharing
$52.62 - $2,959  
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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$28,041 - $48,288  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 236
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.69 - $21.39  
   
Overtime
$17.11 - $31.54  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,948  
   
Profit Sharing
$52.62 - $2,959  
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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$28,041 - $48,288  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 80
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Job Description for Media Coordinator

A media coordinator is in charge of creating media such as commercials, digital marketing, and website to educate the public on their company and its products and/or services. This may be a leadership position in which the coordinator is in charge of organizing and delegating tasks. Tasks performed by the media coordinator may include creating marketing materials to build and retain their company's customer base, researching media opportunities and technology, and ensuring the media developed is effective and fits the needs of its target audience and stakeholders.

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Media Coordinator Tasks

  • Respond to media requests and disseminate information to appropriate channels.
  • Maintain customer, vendor, or ad accounts, including contracts and communications with sales representatives.
  • Write, update, and maintain all sales materials from websites to paper documentation.
  • Maintain media calendar, and include travel and meetings.

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Popular Skills for Media Coordinator


Overall, survey participants reported applying a fair number of skills to their work. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Microsoft Excel, Media Management, and Media / Public Relations are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 4 percent and 10 percent. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Graphic Design and Advertising. It is often found that people who know Media / Public Relations are also skilled in Media Management and Video Editing.

Pay by Experience Level for Media Coordinator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $36K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $40K on average. Media Coordinators claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $39K. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $52K.

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Experience Affects Media Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 43%


Experienced
up arrow 9%

National Average
$36,000


Skills That Affect Media Coordinator Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 10%

Media Management
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Media / Public Relations
up arrow 1%

National Average
$36,000

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 1%

Video Editing
up arrow 2%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 3%

Advertising
up arrow 4%

Graphic Design
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 53 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
68%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
7%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 16%
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