The average pay for a Film/TV Producer is C$60,103 per year. A skill in Project Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$40,520 - C$97,263
C$41K
C$61K
C$97K
MEDIAN: C$61,108
10%
50%
90%
C$15.00 - C$57.50
C$25
MEDIAN: C$25.00
50%
C$0C$98K
Salary C$40,520 - C$97,263
Bonus C$1,479 - C$10,365
Profit Sharing C$3,000
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$38,785 - C$98,918
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 98
Hourly Data C$0C$57
Hourly Rate C$25.00
Overtime C$11.00
Annual Data C$0C$98K
Bonus C$1,479 - C$10,365
Profit Sharing C$3,000
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$38,785 - C$98,918
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

Job Description for Film/TV Producer

Being a Television or Movie Producer is for anyone who has a penchant for micromanagement, is willing to find and secure funding, and has an eye for scripts that will work great on camera. The Producer has to be everything on the set. They need to review the scripts that are offered to them, find the money to fund everything, and then make sure that their staff get the job done as brilliantly as possible. There is no master’s degree in video production, but there are relevant fields that can help. Getting a bachelor’s in writing, management, the arts, acting, or similar areas can be a great way to prepare yourself.

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Film/TV Producer Tasks

  • Create, write, produce, shoot, and edit television commercials and/or programs.
  • Coordinate with writers and editors to produce timely pieces.
  • Oversee budgeting, staffing, talent recruitment, and technical crews.
  • Edit and add graphics and credits to footage.

Film/TV Producer Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Film/TV Producer

Pay by Experience for a Film/TV Producer has a positive trend. An entry-level Film/TV Producer with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Film/TV Producer with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 28 salaries. An experienced Film/TV Producer which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$65,000 based on 21 salaries. A Film/TV Producer with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$88,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$60,996

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

Film/TV Producer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Film/TV Producer?

Film/TV Producer in Toronto:
Pros: The freedom of creativity and the ability to work my own hours.
Cons: I dislike the unpredictability of the television market.

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Key Stats for Film/TV Producer

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Film/TV Producer Salaries

Late-Career
▲44%

Experienced
▲7%

National Average
C$61,000

Mid-Career
▼2%

Entry-Level
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
69 %
Male
31 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
28%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 67%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 44%
no benefits
None: 32%