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Average Media Specialist Salary

$48,352
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,014
Bonus
$10,000
Commission
$1,017
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Media Specialist is $48,352.
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$33k
MEDIAN
$48k
90%
$68k
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$33k - $68k
Bonus
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$20 - $8k
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What Do Media Specialists Do?

Media Specialist Tasks
  • Coordinate media campaign.
  • Design and distribute multimedia content to promote brand's product or services.
  • Evaluate media effectiveness by tracking and analyzing key metrics.
  • Collaborate with other teams to align marketing and product efforts.

Job Satisfaction for Media Specialist

3.8 out of 5
(97)
Highly Satisfied
5Reviews

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What Are Popular Skills for Media Specialists?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Social Media Marketing, Graphic Design, Media / Public Relations, Video Editing and Media Management.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Media Specialists?

An entry-level Media Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $38,285 based on 18 salaries. An early career Media Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $45,503 based on 203 salaries. A mid-career Media Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,617 based on 97 salaries. An experienced Media Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,669 based on 77 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $58,958.
Employees with Media Specialist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 24.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Washington, District of Columbia (24.1% more) and New York, New York (21.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania (14.2% less) and Minneapolis, Minnesota (8.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 431 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.2%
Early Career
47.1%
Mid Career
22.5%
Experienced
17.9%
Late Career
8.4%