Senior Media Buyer Salary (United States)

A Senior Media Buyer earns an average salary of $53,141 per year.
Senior Media Buyer Total Pay (?
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$38,909 - $75,091
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MEDIAN: $53,140
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National Salary Data

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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$38,909 - $75,091  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $7,907  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $3,500  
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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$39,261 - $74,633  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 119
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Job Description for Senior Media Buyer
  • Review invoices from media companies and resolve any discrepancies.
  • Negotiate advertising contracts with media companies to determine pricing and schedules.
  • Buy media advertising space for clients, and provide estimates of audience and costs.
  • Make sure clients receive compensation for advertisements that do not run when planned.

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Experience Affects Senior Media Buyer Salaries

Late-Career
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Experienced
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Mid-Career
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National Average
$54,000
Entry-Level
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Gender
Female
69%
female alumni
 
Male
31%
male alumni
Years of Experience
1-4 years
20%
5-9 years
42%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
13%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 80%
vision benefits Vision: 56% employee benefits None: 9%
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