Average Salary for CBS Corporation Employees

Headquartered in New York City, N.Y., CBS Corporation offers a range of employment opportunities in the broadcasting, from Operations Manager to Film & TV Associate Producer. Employees at CBS Corporation make $63K annually on average. How long you've been working primarily drives compensation; however, what you do at the company and your city are also reported as secondary influences on salary at CBS Corporation. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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CBS Corporation Median Salary by Job


Operations Manager
6 profiles

Associate Producer, Film/TV
4 profiles

Information Technology (IT) Manager
4 profiles

United States (change)

Executive Assistant
4 profiles

News Producer
3 profiles

Accounting Director
3 profiles

News Reporter
3 profiles

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  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 09 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 140
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About This Company

New York City, New York 10019


Broadcasting, Publishing, Television Broadcasting, Media


CBS corp.

Source: Freebase

Years of Experience

Those who have five to nine years of work experience see average salaries of $65K per year. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (30 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $49K annually on average.


IT Business Analysts rake in the most money, with average earnings of $84K per year; Operations Managers come in second with average earnings amounting to approximately $78K, while Music Directors and Social Media Managers rank near the top as well (around $67K and about $62K, respectively). News Reporters are among the lowest paid at a median salary of approximately $45K.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $76K annually) can be spotted in New York, N.Y.; Los Angeles, Calif. ($60K), Dallas, Texas ($55K), and San Francisco, Calif. ($52K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at around $37K) is Miami, Fla. The highest pay by state can be found in New York, where salaries average out at $73K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Business Certificate Holders, who make $160K annually. Becoming a Cisco Certified Network Associate can certainly pay off here; those folks make about $120K on average. The highest-paying degree here is a Master of Science (MS); CBS Corporation awards approximately $132K to these degree-holders.


When it comes to skills, employees who report Operations Management among their abilities seem to make the most, reporting a median income of around $78K per year. Video Editing also popped up often in the survey as an important skill; close to one-sixth of employees surveyed report using it at work. Project Management, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Office are also desirable skills.

Benefits and Perks

Paid time off is hard to come by at CBS Corporation; the company rewards only 28 percent with paid vacation time and only a fifth of respondents with sick leave. Most respondents participate in a 401(k) program. At CBS Corporation, most workers have health insurance, and most survey participants have dental coverage. CBS Corporation also dishes out privileges such as a company cell phone, a casual working environment, stock options, and life insurance.

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Key Stats for CBS Corporation


48 %
52 %
$35,786 - $93,901
$38,941 - $99,981

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 30 votes.
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Popular Locations for CBS Corporation

  1. New York, New York
  2. Los Angeles, California
  3. Dallas, Texas
  4. Chicago, Illinois
  5. San Francisco, California
  6. Seattle, Washington
  7. Miami, Florida

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