A Media Director earns an average salary of $72,542 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Advertising and Strategic Planning.
Media Director Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$34,022 - $129,430
(Median)
34K
48K
73K
99K
130K
MEDIAN: $72,541
10%
25%
50%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site
Media Director Total Pay (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$11.16 - $75.00
(Median)
11
36
75
MEDIAN: $15.00
10%
75%
90%
Add this chart to your site

National Salary Data

 (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$34,022 - $129,430  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,061  
Profit Sharing
$498.33 - $19,271  
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).
)
$31,612 - $141,097  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 501
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$33$66$99
Hourly Rate
$11.16 - $75.00  
   
Overtime
$0.30 - $96.96  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
$0$70K$140K$210K
Bonus
$0.00 - $20,061  
   
Profit Sharing
$498.33 - $19,271  
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).
)
$31,612 - $141,097  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 23 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 501
Is Media Director your job title? Get a personalized salary report!
Location:
United States (change)
Years in Field/Career:

Media Director Job Listings

Search for more jobs:
job title / company
location
Job Description for Media Director
  • Manage media department with supervision over media buyers and media planners.
  • Work with advertising and marketing departments to be sure the company's products or services are portrayed well and in the best possible medium.
  • Create and implement media program(s).
Popular Skills for Media Director
Pay by Experience Level for Media Director
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
up arrow 80%
Los Angeles
up arrow 41%
Dallas
up arrow 32%
San Francisco
up arrow 19%
Washington
up arrow 10%
National Average
$72,000
Houston
up arrow 8%
Orlando
up arrow 24%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.
Related Job Salaries

Experience Affects Media Director Salaries

National Average
$72,000

Skills That Affect Media Director Salaries

National Average
$72,000
Media Management
up arrow 1%
Job Satisfaction
Extremely satisfied Image
Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5 based on 121 votes.
Gender
Female
53%
female alumni
 
Male
47%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
37%
20 years or more
22%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 76% dental benefits Dental: 64%
vision benefits Vision: 45% employee benefits None: 22%
Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid
Job Title:
Years in Field/Career:
Location:
United States (change)
- OR -