Media Coordinator Salary

A big portion of take-home pay for Media Coordinators — just over two-fifths, in fact — arrives through commissions. This profession's median overall income is approximately $37K. Total cash compensation to Media Coordinators varies from $28K to $49K; higher pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $3K each. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Female Media Coordinators survey participants are more prevalent than men — 67 percent of professionals. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and more than half earn dental coverage. Most people in this profession are content with their work, and moderate levels of job satisfaction are reported. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,423 - $48,773
(Median)
$29K
$37K
$49K
MEDIAN: $37,291
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$11.47 - $21.33
(Median)
$11
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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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.
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$29,423 - $48,773  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,034  
Profit Sharing
$52.98 - $2,909  
Commission
$15,400  
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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$28,192 - $49,055  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 272
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.
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$11.47 - $21.33  
   
Overtime
$12.37 - $31.80  
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$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,034  
   
Commission
$15,400  
Profit Sharing
$52.98 - $2,909  
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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$28,192 - $49,055  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 89
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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


Media Coordinators seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Project Management, Content Management, Video Editing, and Media Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Graphic Design, Advertising, and Marketing Communications. Most people who know Media / Public Relations also know 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.


Media Coordinators with a lot of experience do not necessarily enjoy more money. Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $36K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $40K. Media Coordinators claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $40K. Old hands boasting more than twenty years of relevant experience report pay that is more or less commensurate with that extensive experience; average earnings for this group come out to approximately $52K.

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Experience Affects Media Coordinator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 42%

Experienced
up arrow 9%


National Average
$37,000


Skills That Affect Media Coordinator Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 8%

Content Management
up arrow 5%

Media Management
up arrow 1%

Video Editing
up arrow 1%

Media / Public Relations
0%

National Average
$37,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Social Media Marketing
up arrow 2%

Marketing Communications
up arrow 4%

Advertising
up arrow 5%

Graphic Design
up arrow 12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 58 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
6%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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