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How much does CNN pay?

CNN pays its employees an average of $84,046 a year. Salaries at CNN range from an average of $48,944 to $140,335 a year. CNN employees with the job title News Producer make the most with an average annual salary of $74,262, while employees with the title News Producer make the least with an average annual salary of $74,262.

Are CNN employees satisfied with their compensation?

Our Fair Pay score for CNN is 2.29. Read reviews from current employees that include compensation and culture insights.

What is the highest salary at CNN?

The highest reported salary for an employee at CNN is currently $140k / year

CNN Reviews

Overall Satisfaction
3.1 out of 5
Company Outlook
Fair Pay
Learning and Development
Great Place to Get Your Feet Wet Then Stay Forever.
Information Technology (IT) Supervisor in Washington, District of Columbia:
Pros: It’s never boring.
Cons: Pay isn’t transparent. Not commensurate with experience. You have to negotiate on your way in the door or you’ll be stuck with 2% raises for the rest of your career.
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About CNN

Address: Atlanta, Georgia
Industries: Broadcasting, Digital Media, Personal Finance, News
Founded on: January 1st, 1980
Number of Employees: 1,001-5,000
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This data is based on 37 survey responses.

Gender Breakdown for CNN

Avg. Salary: $53k - $151k
Avg. Salary: $43k - $145k
This data is based on 28 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

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