C$49,716
Avg. Salary
C$20.57
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

C$2,936

Bonus

C$3,350

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Digital Media Specialist is C$20.57 per hour.

The average pay for a Digital Media Specialist is C$49,716 per year.

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C$14.70
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C$31.33
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MEDIAN C$20.57
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C$35k
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C$67k
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MEDIAN C$49,716
C$35,287 - C$67,402
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MEDIAN: C$49,716
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MEDIAN: C$20.57
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C$0C$68K
Salary C$35,287 - C$67,402
Bonus C$495 - C$5,872
Profit Sharing C$3,350
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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C$34,094 - C$68,414
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 167
Hourly Data C$0C$31
Hourly Rate C$14.70 - C$31.33
Annual Data C$0C$68K
Bonus C$495 - C$5,872
Profit Sharing C$3,350
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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C$34,094 - C$68,414
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Mar 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

Job Description for Digital Media Specialist

Digital media specialists are responsible for creating and managing digital-related projects for their organization. They are in charge of organizing digital resources for media campaigns and presenting their progress and initiatives to executives in other departments. They generate digital media that increases brand loyalty and collaborate with other professionals; they must be an excellent team player, but also work well independently. Additionally, digital media specialists must be problem solvers that are able to multitask effectively. They also manage functionality of interactive flash files, making sure they work as intended. They maintain web-related media and update existing resources as needed. Some of their major responsibilities include creating online ads, seasonal content, newsletters, and calendars. They also have a strong knowledge of advanced graphic design techniques and be able to produce media files that help advertise their company and increase sales. They must stay on top of current design trends as well.

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Digital Media Specialist Tasks
  • Develop and implement online marketing policies and projects.
  • Capture and track public sentiment and interests around the industry or product.
  • Improve search engine optimization and general discovery of content by target groups.
  • Analyze and report on web traffic, analytics, and engagement.

Digital Media Specialist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Digital Media Specialist

Pay by Experience Level for Digital Media Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Digital Media Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Digital Media Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$46,000 based on 69 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Digital Media Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 52 salaries. An experienced Digital Media Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 16 salaries. A Digital Media Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

26%

16%

-3%

National Average: C$48,870

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Digital Media Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Digital Media Specialist?

Digital Media Specialist in Calgary:
Pros: It is close to my children's schools and my home.
Cons: I feel there is very little room for advancement.

Digital Media Specialist in Toronto:
Pros: People, clients, vendor perks and vacation time.
Cons: The pay & annual increase, hours and growth plan.

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Key Stats for Digital Media Specialist

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Digital Media Specialist Salaries

▲25%

▲23%

▲17%

National Average
C$49,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Digital Media Specialist Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
61 %
Male
39 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 72%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 19%