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Multimedia Specialist Salary

Multimedia Specialists in the United States can expect to earn an average of $46K per year. The majority of Multimedia Specialists claim high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. The majority of Multimedia Specialists (69 percent) survey respondents are male. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$32,648 - $71,749
(Median)
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46K
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72K
MEDIAN: $45,513
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$12.20 - $34.68
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$32,648 - $71,749  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,750  
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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$31,482 - $72,011  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 172
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$12.20 - $34.68  
   
Overtime
$23.93 - $48.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,750  
   
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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$31,482 - $72,011  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 49
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Job Description for Multimedia Specialist

  • Capture, edit and integrate video, audio, images and text.
  • Maintain, update and improve multimedia content and delivery mechanisms.
  • Consult with subject matter experts to verify content and its presentation.
  • Author presentations and videos using audio, video, photography, graphics and text.
  • Support staff through technology and resolve technical problems.

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Popular Skills for Multimedia Specialist


Multimedia Specialists seem to require a number of specific skills. Most notably, skills in Graphic Design, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, and Video Editing are correlated to pay that is above average, with boosts between 6 percent and 19 percent. Skills that pay less than market rate include Apple Final Cut Pro and Adobe After Effects. Those familiar with Adobe Photoshop also tend to know Apple Final Cut Pro.

Pay by Experience Level for Multimedia Specialist

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


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $40K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $47K on average. Multimedia Specialists claiming one to two decades of experience make an estimated median of $56K. Multimedia Specialists who claim more than two decades of experience actually make somewhat smaller average paychecks of $53K.

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Experience Affects Multimedia Specialist Salaries


Late-Career
up arrow 19%


National Average
$45,000


Skills That Affect Multimedia Specialist Salaries

Graphic Design
up arrow 19%

Adobe Illustrator
up arrow 7%

Adobe InDesign
up arrow 6%

Video Editing
0%

Adobe Photoshop
0%

National Average
$45,000

Adobe After Effects
up arrow 5%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 41 votes.

Gender

Female
31 %
Male
69 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 63% employee benefits None: 10%