Average Salary for NBC Employees

The average employee at NBC takes home $80K annually. Though how long you've been working and geography are influential salary factors for those at NBC, your job title turns out to have the greatest impact on paycheck size. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

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Associate Producer, Film/TV
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Executive Assistant
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News Anchor
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Information Technology (IT) Manager
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Account Manager
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Finance Director
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  • Updated: 18 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 112
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Bringing in the most money are Legal Counsels — their earnings average $147K per year. Directors of Engineering are a close second at approximately $147K along with Product Development Managers ($131K) and Marketing Directors (about $103K). Financial compensation for Film & TV Producers is rather low — on average only $50K — relative to the rest of the company.

Years of Experience

Between the one and five year mark, median pay is around $63K annually. Overall, the greater share of NBC folks have five to nine years of experience and earn an average $83K per year.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $125K annually) can be spotted in Englewood Cliffs, N.J.; Miami, Fla. ($102K), Los Angeles, Calif. (around $98K), and New York, N.Y. ($89K) are the next top-paying cities. At approximately $43K, San Diego, Calif. is home to some of the lowest pay in the country. By state, New Jersey offers the highest pay at $127K per year.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Certified Public Accountant certainly has its perks — salaries approach about $189K annually and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Project Management Professionals also rank high on the pay scale, with expected average earnings of $135K per year. NBC provides the highest financial reward to those with a Bachelor's Degree — these employees rake in around $111K annually.


The best-paying skill to have in this role appears to be Project Management; employees who claim this ability report median compensation of $93K per year. A garden variety skill at NBC is Advertising; approximately one in ten of NBC's people use it regularly. Adobe Photoshop, Adobe After Effects, and Editing round out the set of key employee skills.

Benefits and Perks

The company pays out both vacation time and sick leave for only a quarter of respondents. A large number of survey participants participate in a 401(k) program. A large number of employees can count on health insurance, and most survey participants have dental coverage as a benefit. Some other perks are a company cell phone, a casual working environment, life insurance, and gym membership.

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