Average Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture Salary

$67,072
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$4,843
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The average salary for a Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture is $67,072.
10%
$39k
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$67k
50%
$101k
90%
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MEDIAN $67,072
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Salary
$39k - $101k
Bonus
$507 - $15k
Total Pay
$38k - $103k

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Job Description for Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture

Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture Tasks
  • Manage editorial flow and budgets across post-production processes.
  • Update, maintain, and ensure compliance with metadata standards.
  • Codify and disseminate best practices and policies, enforcing compliance.
  • Coordinate staff, freelancers, and edit job schedules to ensure flow of services.

Career Paths

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Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture
Director of Operations
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture

Skills in People Management, Scheduling and Team Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Video Editing and Project Management.

Pay by Experience Level for Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture

An early career Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $54,484 based on 68 salaries. A mid-career Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $69,748 based on 76 salaries. An experienced Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $75,712 based on 73 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $72,877.
Employees with Post Production Manager, Television, Video, or Motion Picture in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 16.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Burbank, California (11.8% more) and New York, New York (6.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (14.3% less) and Baltimore, Maryland (13.9% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 244 survey responses.
Early Career
27.9%
Mid Career
31.1%
Experienced
29.9%
Late Career
11.1%