Media Director with Media / Public Relations Skills Salary

The majority of Media Directors with Media / Public Relations skills — just under three-fifths — boast more than 10 years of experience in their profession. Salaries stretch from $29K to $114K per year, and the median is $71K annually. Career length is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Men account for the majority of Media Directors with Media / Public Relations skills who responded to the questionnaire — 64 percent to be exact. Not all workers are lucky enough to have benefits; in fact, over a third are without coverage. Medical insurance is claimed by the greater part and dental insurance is reported by just over two-fifths. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$29,802 - $112,791
$30K
$71K
$110K
MEDIAN: $70,808
10%
50%
90%

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$9.86 - $17.59
$16
MEDIAN: $16.13
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$0$113K
Salary $29,802 - $112,791
Bonus $0.00 - $11,234
Profit Sharing $3,750
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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$28,973 - $113,834
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 51
Hourly Data $0$27
Hourly Rate $16.13
Overtime $27.00
Annual Data $0$113K
Bonus $0.00 - $11,234
Profit Sharing $3,750
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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$28,973 - $113,834
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

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Pay by Experience Level for Media Director

Pay by Experience for a Media Director has a positive trend. An entry-level Media Director with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Media Director with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 18 salaries. An experienced Media Director which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $73,000 based on 30 salaries. A Media Director with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $72,000 based on 14 salaries.

Key Stats for Media Director

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Media Director Salaries

Mid-Career
▲27%

Experienced
▲15%

Late-Career
▲14%

National Average
$64,000

Entry-Level
▼44%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
36 %
Male
64 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 62%
dental benefits
Dental: 44%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 38%
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