$71K
Avg. Salary
Popular Benefits
  • 401(k)
  • Paid Holidays / Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Life Insurance / Disability
Average CBS Corporation Salary
$71K
 61 Reviews
CBS Corporation Median Salary by Job

MinMax

$55,497
$41K$78K

$69,341
$41K$116K

News Producer
6 profiles
$55,564
$33K$122K

United States (change)

$50,624
$36K$69K

News Reporter
6 profiles
$42,460
$24K$86K

$93,043
$57K$142K

$48,930
$34K$70K

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  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 269
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Years of Experience

Average pay is $63K annually for those with five to nine years of experience. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of CBS Corporation employees (30 percent) have one to four years of experience and earn $47K per year on average.

Jobs

News Producers rake in the most money, with average earnings of approximately $85K annually; Information Technology Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to $82K, while Operations Managers and Marketing Directors rank near the top as well (about $78K and around $76K, respectively). Financial compensation for News Reporters is rather low — on average only about $43K — relative to the rest of the company.

Locations

When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck ($78K per year) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Los Angeles, Calif. (around $74K), Sacramento, Calif. (approximately $56K), and Dallas, Texas ($50K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average ($45K) in Chicago, Ill., one of the lowest-paid cities. Within the company, workers earn the highest salaries (an average of around $75K annually) in New York.

Certifications and Degrees

Monetary compensation comes to $204K per year for Licensed Lawyers, far surpassing the earnings of non-credentialed workers. Acquiring certification to be a Business Certificate Holder is rewarded with median pay of about $160K annually. CBS Corporation provides the highest financial reward to those with a Master of Science (MS) — these employees rake in $132K per year.

Skills

In this role, the best-paying skill appears to be Financial Analysis; individuals who claim it among their capabilities enjoy a higher median salary of $96K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; close to a sixth consider it a key competency. Video Editing, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Excel are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

A quarter of employees — the minority — enjoy both paid vacation and paid sick time. A large number of employees set aside retirement funds in an employer-sponsored 401(k). Health insurance comes as part of the deal for most respondents, and a large number of respondents report receiving dental coverage as well. Privileges also include life insurance, a casual working environment, a subsidized cell phone, and stock options.

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54%
Male
46%
Female
48%
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52%
Female
54%
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46%
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53%
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47%
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Key Stats for CBS Corporation

Gender

Female
46 %
Male
54 %
Salary
$35,741 - $95,407
Salary
$40,695 - $107,828

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 70 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
18%
$36,228 - $105,000
$39,830 - $111,609
$96,000 - $152,605
$37,000 - $130,000

About This Company

51 WEST 52ND STREET
New York City, New York 10019

2006

Broadcasting, Publishing, Television Broadcasting, Media

25,920

CBS corp.

CBS Corporation pays its employees an average of $70,520 a year. Salaries at CBS Corporation range from an average of $37,629 to $146,500 a year. CBS Corporation employees with the job title Associate General Counsel make the most with an average annual salary of $222,480, while employees with the title Sports Anchor make the least with an average annual salary of $28,314.

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