Entry-Level Media Director Salary

Median pay for Entry-Level Media Directors is around $46K per year. Men make up a slight majority of Entry-Level Media Directors (58 percent) who responded to the survey. Job satisfaction for Entry-Level Media Directors is high. Health benefits are not enjoyed by everyone in this line of work, and roughly one in three lack any coverage at all. Medical benefits are reported by more than half and dental coverage is claimed by one-half. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$28,769 - $100,626
$29K
$46K
$100K
MEDIAN: $46,058
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$9.64 - $25.17
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MEDIAN: $13.87
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$28,769 - $100,626  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,653  
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$24,910 - $101,754  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$9.64 - $25.17  
   
Overtime
$23.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $19,653  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,500  
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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$24,910 - $101,754  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Key Stats for Media Director

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
64%
5-9 years
34%
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Skills That Affect Media Director Salaries

Strategic Planning
▲53%

Advertising
▲9%

Microsoft Office
▲9%

Social Media Marketing
▲7%

Project Management
▲3%

Media Management
▲2%

National Average
$44,000

Marketing Communications
▼8%

Adobe Photoshop
▼17%

Media / Public Relations
▼19%

Video Editing
▼20%

Microsoft Excel
▼20%

Adobe After Effects
▼21%

Graphic Design
▼27%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
42 %
Male
58 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 66%
dental benefits
Dental: 48%
vision benefits
Vision: 42%
dental benefits
None: 34%
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