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Production Manager, Film/TV Salary

The average pay for a Production Manager, Film/TV is $56,957 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$32,566 - $96,171
(Median)
$33K
$57K
$96K
MEDIAN: $56,957
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50%
90%

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$11.26 - $38.13
(Median)
$11
$21
$38
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$33K$66K$99K
Salary
$32,566 - $96,171  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,183  
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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$31,065 - $98,249  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 210
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$11.26 - $38.13  
   
Overtime
$13.01 - $49.83  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $18,183  
   
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).
)
$31,065 - $98,249  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 26

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Job Description for Production Manager, Film/TV

Production managers (film/TV) are in charge of planning and implementing all aspects of production for the films and/or television programs on which they work. They are responsible for managing content throughout the production process, ensuring that all individuals involved meet quality standards. Some of their main responsibilities include solving any production issues, working to standardize workflows, and helping resolve any work-related conflicts within the production team.

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Production Manager, Film/TV Tasks

  • Monitor transmissions to anticipate and troubleshoot technical needs.
  • Maintain and log production equipment performance.
  • Plan and oversee TV program production through operation schedules, equipment orders, and staff management.

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Pay by Experience Level for Production Manager, Film/TV

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

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Experience Affects Production Manager, Film/TV Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 8%

Experienced
up arrow 6%


National Average
$58,000


Skills That Affect Production Manager, Film/TV Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 4%

Budget Management
up arrow 4%

National Average
$58,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 49 votes.

Gender

Female
49 %
Male
51 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
29%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
16%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 61%
vision benefits Vision: 53% employee benefits None: 26%